The cheapest times to fly from IAD to WIC are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • 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 WIC is mid January. Prices can be as high as $4692 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $799 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Wick

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Wick (WIC) will usually cost between $802 to $1657 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $823. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2327. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1504 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $891 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to WIC flight.

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

IAD to WIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to WIC 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 $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to WIC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into IAD. 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 $288 (23%) 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 $929. Return trip prices are from the WIC 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 WIC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 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 WIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Inverness Airport (INV) in Inverness

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from WIC
  • Usually 6.17% less expensive than WIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to INV flights

Destination alternative #2: Stornoway Airport (SYY) in Stornoway

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from WIC
  • Usually 3.59% less expensive than WIC
  • 2-layover flights available

See IAD to SYY flights

Destination alternative #3: Kirkwall Airport (KOI) in Kirkwall

  • 35 miles (56 km) away from WIC
  • Usually 3.31% less expensive than WIC
  • 2-layover flights available

See IAD to KOI flights

Destination alternative #4: Sumburgh Airport (LSI) in Lerwick

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from WIC
  • Usually 3.20% less expensive than WIC
  • 2-layover flights available

See IAD to LSI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Loganair, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3441 miles or 5538 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to WIC flight is about 7 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Wick?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from IAD to WIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeWIC
Destination airport nameWick Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom


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