The cheapest times to fly from IAD to PNI are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 PNI is early November. Prices can be as high as $3064 for Sunday flights during late May to early June, or as low as $2063 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Pohnpei

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Pohnpei (PNI) will usually cost between $2079 to $2614 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $2170. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May to early June, with an average price of $2457. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $287 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2213 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to PNI flight.

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

IAD to PNI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to PNI flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PNI, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into IAD. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Pohnpei, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $203 (8%) 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 $2130. Return trip prices are from the PNI 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 PNI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Fiji Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7670 miles or 12344 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to PNI flight is about 14 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Pohnpei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from IAD to PNI.


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 PNI
Destination airport name Pohnpei International Airport
City Pohnpei
Country Micronesia
Latitude 7
Longitude 158.2


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