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The cheapest times to fly from IAD to MLN are

  • January 1st to May 6th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • October 1st to December 16th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 MLN is late March. Prices can be as high as $2048 for Sunday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $1085 for Tuesday flights around late March.

 

When to Fly to Melilla

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Melilla (MLN) will usually cost between $1139 to $1820 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1160. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $1810. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $650 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1255 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to MLN flight.

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

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IAD to MLN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to MLN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MLN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into IAD. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $193 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1249. Return trip prices are from the MLN to IAD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from IAD to MLN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 10 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 MLN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ahmed Benbella Airport (ORN) in Oran

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from MLN
  • Usually 30.44% less expensive than MLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to ORN flights

Destination alternative #2: Malaga Airport (AGP) in Malaga

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from MLN
  • Usually 28.41% less expensive than MLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to AGP flights

Destination alternative #3: Angads International Airport (OUD) in Oujda

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from MLN
  • Usually 12.67% less expensive than MLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to OUD flights

Destination alternative #4: Saiss International Airport (FEZ) in Fez

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from MLN
  • Usually 8.21% less expensive than MLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to FEZ flights

Destination alternative #5: Gibraltar Airport (GIB) in Gibraltar

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from MLN
  • Usually 3.43% less expensive than MLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to GIB flights

Destination alternative #6: Almeria Airport (LEI) in Almeria

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from MLN
  • Usually 0.16% less expensive than MLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to LEI flights

 

Flight Hacking IAD to MLN

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 MLN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (IAD > JFK > MLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $785
  • Average savings: $471 (37.49%)

See IAD to JFK flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (IAD > BOS > MLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $841
  • Average savings: $414 (32.99%)

See IAD to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (IAD > LGA > MLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $865
  • Average savings: $390 (31.08%)

See IAD to LGA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Europa, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3994 miles or 6428 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to MLN flight is about 8 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Melilla?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from IAD to MLN.

 

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 codeMLN
Destination airport nameMelilla Airport
CityMelilla
CountrySpain
Latitude35.3
Longitude-3

 

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