The cheapest times to fly from IAD to SXR are

  • January 15th to February 11th
  • March 12th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to July 8th
  • September 3rd to October 21st

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 SXR is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $5198 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $839 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Srinagar

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Srinagar (SXR) will usually cost between $921 to $1942 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $905. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2038. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1133 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1159 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to SXR flight.

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

IAD to SXR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to SXR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 $317 (21%) 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 $1105. Return trip prices are from the SXR 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 SXR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 45 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 SXR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Benazir Bhutto International Airport (ISB) in Islamabad

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from SXR
  • Usually 13.07% less expensive than SXR
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to ISB flights


Flight Hacking IAD to SXR

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 SXR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Delhi (IAD > DEL > SXR)

  • Price for both tickets: $960
  • Average savings: $199 (17.17%)

See IAD to DEL flights

Hack #2: Mumbai (IAD > BOM > SXR)

  • Price for both tickets: $978
  • Average savings: $181 (15.62%)

See IAD to BOM flights

Hack #3: Ahmedabad (IAD > AMD > SXR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1096
  • Average savings: $63 (5.44%)

See IAD to AMD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, United, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7092 miles or 11413 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to SXR flight is about 13 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Srinagar?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from IAD to SXR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeSXR
Destination airport nameSrinagar Airport


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.