The cheapest times to fly from JED to IAD are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the weeks of February 5th and March 5th)
  • April 2nd to May 13th (except the weeks of April 9th and April 16th)
  • September 3rd to December 2nd

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 JED to IAD is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1879 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $785 for Friday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Jeddah (JED) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $834 to $1217 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $815. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1411. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $597 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $940 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JED to IAD flight.

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

JED to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JED to IAD flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Jeddah. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IAD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JED. 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 $70 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $949. Return trip prices are from the IAD to JED 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 JED to IAD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 50 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from JED to IAD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 2.13% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See JED to BWI flights

Destination alternative #2: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 1.22% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See JED to PHL flights


Flight Hacking JED to IAD

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 JED to IAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (JED > IST > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $840
  • Average savings: $100 (10.59%)

See JED to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (JED > SAW > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $880
  • Average savings: $60 (6.33%)

See JED to IST flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Royal Air Maroc, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6580 miles or 10589 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JED to IAD flight is about 12 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Jeddah and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from JED to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JED
Origination airport name King Abdulaziz International Airport
City Jeddah
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.7
Longitude 39.2

Return Airport

Destination code IAD
Destination airport name Washington Dulles International Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77.5


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