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The cheapest times to fly from IAD to PNS are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • July 30th to December 16th (except the weeks of August 6th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 PNS is early December. Prices can be as high as $873 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $331 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Pensacola

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Pensacola, FL (PNS) will usually cost between $331 to $500 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 $346. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $550. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $204 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $366 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to PNS flight.

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

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IAD to PNS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to PNS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $70 (16%) 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 $356. Return trip prices are from the PNS 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 PNS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 26 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 PNS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) in Valparaiso, FL

  • 39 miles (63 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 19.81% less expensive than PNS
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to VPS flights

Destination alternative #2: Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) in Panama City, FL

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 15.98% less expensive than PNS
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to ECP flights

Destination alternative #3: Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM) in Montgomery, AL

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 10.38% less expensive than PNS
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to MGM flights

Destination alternative #4: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) in Gulfport/Biloxi, MS

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 7.10% less expensive than PNS
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to GPT flights

Destination alternative #5: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 3.28% less expensive than PNS
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to MOB flights

Destination alternative #6: Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport (PIB) in Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 0.55% less expensive than PNS
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to PIB flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Silver Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 804 miles or 1294 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to PNS flight is about 2 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Pensacola, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from IAD to PNS.

 

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 PNS
Destination airport name Pensacola International Airport
City Pensacola, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -87.2

 

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