The cheapest times to fly from IAD to PGF are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 PGF is early December. Prices can be as high as $1785 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $936 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Perpignan

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Perpignan (PGF) will usually cost between $936 to $1381 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 $973. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1456. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $483 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1087 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to PGF flight.

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

IAD to PGF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to PGF flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PGF, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into IAD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Perpignan, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $92 (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 $1075. Return trip prices are from the PGF to IAD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from IAD to PGF 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 15 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 PGF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Barcelona Airport (BCN) in Barcelona

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from PGF
  • Usually 31.78% less expensive than PGF
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAD to BCN flights

Destination alternative #2: Toulouse Blagnac Airport (TLS) in Toulouse

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from PGF
  • Usually 22.36% less expensive than PGF
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to TLS flights

Destination alternative #3: Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) in Marseille

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from PGF
  • Usually 19.32% less expensive than PGF
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to MRS flights


Flight Hacking IAD to PGF

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 PGF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (IAD > ORY > PGF)

  • Price for both tickets: $841
  • Average savings: $246 (22.63%)

See IAD to ORY flights

Hack #2: Dublin (IAD > DUB > PGF)

  • Price for both tickets: $850
  • Average savings: $238 (21.85%)

See IAD to DUB flights

Hack #3: Birmingham (IAD > BHX > PGF)

  • Price for both tickets: $987
  • Average savings: $100 (9.2%)

See IAD to BHX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Icelandair, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4041 miles or 6503 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to PGF flight is about 8 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Perpignan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from IAD to PGF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code IAD
Origination airport name Washington Dulles International Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77.5

Return Airport

Destination code PGF
Destination airport name Perpignan Rivesaltes Airport
City Perpignan
Country France
Latitude 42.7
Longitude 2.9


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