The cheapest times to fly from IAD to UME are

  • January 1st to May 6th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • September 10th to September 23rd
  • 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 UME is mid April. Prices can be as high as $3610 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $721 for Tuesday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Umeå

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Umea (UME) will usually cost between $932 to $1478 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $962. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1739. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $778 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1160 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to UME flight.

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

IAD to UME Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $173 (13%) 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 $1102. Return trip prices are from the UME 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 UME can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 18 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking IAD to UME

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 UME — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (IAD > ARN > UME)

  • Price for both tickets: $811
  • Average savings: $349 (30.09%)

See IAD to ARN flights

Hack #2: Helsinki (IAD > HEL > UME)

  • Price for both tickets: $865
  • Average savings: $296 (25.47%)

See IAD to HEL flights

Hack #3: Gothenburg (IAD > GOT > UME)

  • Price for both tickets: $927
  • Average savings: $233 (20.09%)

See IAD to GOT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Austrian, BRA, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4063 miles or 6539 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to UME flight is about 8 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Umea?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from IAD to UME.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeUME
Destination airport nameUmea Airport


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