The cheapest times to fly from JIB to IAD are

  • January 15th to May 13th
  • October 8th to November 25th (except the week of 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 JIB to IAD is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1808 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1112 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Djibouti (JIB) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $1127 to $1595 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1157. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1612. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $455 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1192 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JIB to IAD flight.

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

JIB to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JIB to IAD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Djibouti. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Djibouti. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $146 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1198. Return trip prices are from the IAD to JIB 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 JIB to IAD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JIB 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 JIB to IAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Addis Ababa (JIB > ADD > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1164
  • Average savings: $29 (2.39%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7268 miles or 11697 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JIB to IAD flight is about 14 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Djibouti and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from JIB to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JIB
Origination airport name Djibouti Ambouli Airport
City Djibouti
Country Djibouti
Latitude 11.5
Longitude 43.2

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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