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The cheapest times to fly from IAD to LNZ are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 16th (except the week of October 8th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from IAD to LNZ is early December. Prices can be as high as $2135 for Friday flights during mid May, or as low as $1215 for Monday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Linz

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Linz (LNZ) will usually cost between $1221 to $1819 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $1259. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $1752. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $493 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1353 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to LNZ flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the IAD to LNZ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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IAD to LNZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to LNZ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Linz, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $113 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1348. Return trip prices are from the LNZ to IAD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from IAD to LNZ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from IAD to LNZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Muenchen Airport (MUC) in Munich

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from LNZ
  • Usually 46.36% less expensive than LNZ
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAD to MUC flights

Destination alternative #2: Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Vienna

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from LNZ
  • Usually 39.85% less expensive than LNZ
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAD to VIE flights

Destination alternative #3: Ruzyne Airport (PRG) in Prague

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from LNZ
  • Usually 38.41% less expensive than LNZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to PRG flights

Destination alternative #4: Graz Airport (GRZ) in Graz

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from LNZ
  • Usually 4.55% less expensive than LNZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to GRZ flights

Destination alternative #5: Ljubljana Airport (LJU) in Ljubljana

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from LNZ
  • Usually 23.92% less expensive than LNZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to LJU flights

Destination alternative #6: Salzburg Airport (SZG) in Salzburg

  • 63 miles (101 km) away from LNZ
  • Usually 3.51% less expensive than LNZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to SZG flights

 

Flight Hacking IAD to LNZ

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from IAD to LNZ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (IAD > FRA > LNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $796
  • Average savings: $557 (41.15%)

See IAD to FRA flights

Hack #2: Vienna (IAD > VIE > LNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1032
  • Average savings: $321 (23.73%)

See IAD to VIE flights

Hack #3: Dusseldorf (IAD > DUS > LNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1052
  • Average savings: $301 (22.22%)

See IAD to DUS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from IAD to LNZ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Dolomiti, Austrian, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Linz Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4352 miles or 7004 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from IAD to LNZ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to LNZ flight is about 8 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Linz?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from IAD to LNZ.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeIAD
Origination airport nameWashington Dulles International Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States
Latitude38.9
Longitude-77.5

Return Airport

Destination codeLNZ
Destination airport nameLinz Airport
CityLinz
CountryAustria
Latitude48.2
Longitude14.2

 

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