The cheapest times to fly from IAD to RAK are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to June 3rd
  • October 22nd 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 RAK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1424 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $685 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Marrakesh

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Marrakech (RAK) will usually cost between $694 to $1184 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $728. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1179. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $451 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $864 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to RAK flight.

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

IAD to RAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to RAK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $131 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $827. Return trip prices are from the RAK 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 RAK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 55 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 RAK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mohammed V International Airport (CMN) in Casablanca

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from RAK
  • Usually 2.49% less expensive than RAK
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAD to CMN flights


Flight Hacking IAD to RAK

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 RAK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (IAD > LHR > RAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $746
  • Average savings: $118 (13.66%)

See IAD to LHR flights

Hack #2: London (IAD > LGW > RAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $750
  • Average savings: $115 (13.25%)

See IAD to LGW flights

Hack #3: Lisbon (IAD > LIS > RAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $780
  • Average savings: $85 (9.78%)

See IAD to LIS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3854 miles or 6202 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to RAK flight is about 7 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Marrakech?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from IAD to RAK.


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 RAK
Destination airport name Menara Airport
City Marrakech
Country Morocco
Latitude 31.6
Longitude -8


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