The cheapest times to fly from IAD to PSR are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • August 13th to August 26th
  • September 17th to December 16th (except the week of October 1st)

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 PSR is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2775 for Friday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $1119 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Pescara

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Pescara (PSR) will usually cost between $1123 to $2255 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1163. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $2042. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $879 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1351 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to PSR flight.

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

IAD to PSR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to PSR 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 $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $346 (19%) 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 $1340. Return trip prices are from the PSR 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 PSR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 11 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 PSR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fiumicino Airport (FCO) in Rome

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from PSR
  • Usually 47.28% less expensive than PSR
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAD to FCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Capodichino Airport (NAP) in Naples

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from PSR
  • Usually 33.58% less expensive than PSR
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to NAP flights

Destination alternative #3: Ancona Falconara Airport (AOI) in Ancona

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from PSR
  • Usually 10.33% less expensive than PSR
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to AOI flights

Destination alternative #4: Split Airport (SPU) in Split

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from PSR
  • Usually 2.78% less expensive than PSR
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to SPU flights


Flight Hacking IAD to PSR

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 PSR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (IAD > MXP > PSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $932
  • Average savings: $419 (31.03%)

See IAD to MXP flights

Hack #2: London (IAD > STN > PSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $976
  • Average savings: $375 (27.77%)

See IAD to STN flights

Hack #3: Milan (IAD > LIN > PSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1061
  • Average savings: $290 (21.47%)

See IAD to LIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Dolomiti, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4555 miles or 7331 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to PSR flight is about 9 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Pescara?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from IAD to PSR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeIAD
Origination airport nameWashington Dulles International Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePSR
Destination airport namePescara Airport


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