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The cheapest times to fly from IAD to YAM are

  • March 26th to April 22nd
  • August 6th to February 4th (except the weeks of August 20th, August 27th, October 1st, and October 29th)

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 YAM is late October. Prices can be as high as $597 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $424 for Wednesday flights around late October.

 

When to Fly to Sault Ste. Marie

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Sault Ste. Marie (YAM) will usually cost between $435 to $536 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $435. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $514. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $79 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $464 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to YAM flight.

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

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IAD to YAM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to YAM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.46, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YAM, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into IAD. Thursdays 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 $35 (7%) 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 $453. Return trip prices are from the YAM to IAD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from IAD to YAM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 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 YAM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) in Traverse City, MI

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 19.40% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to TVC flights

Destination alternative #2: Alpena County Regional Airport (APN) in Alpena, MI

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 17.46% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to APN flights

Destination alternative #3: Sawyer International Airport (MQT) in Marquette, MI

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 14.33% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to MQT flights

Destination alternative #4: Chippewa County International Airport (CIU) in Sault Ste. Marie, MI

  • 16 miles (26 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 9.91% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to CIU flights

Destination alternative #5: Delta County Airport (ESC) in Escanaba, MI

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 12.93% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to ESC flights

Destination alternative #6: Pellston Regional of Emmet County Airport (PLN) in Pellston, MI

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 9.05% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to PLN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Avianca, Porter Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sault Ste. Marie Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 631 miles or 1015 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to YAM flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Sault Ste. Marie?

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

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeIAD
Origination airport nameWashington Dulles International Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States
Latitude38.9
Longitude-77.5

Return Airport

Destination codeYAM
Destination airport nameSault Ste. Marie Airport
CitySault Ste. Marie
CountryCanada
Latitude46.5
Longitude-84.5

 

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