The cheapest times to fly from LBU to IAD are

  • January 15th to May 13th (except the weeks of January 22nd, March 12th, and March 19th)
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 LBU to IAD is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $4844 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1315 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Labuan (LBU) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $1315 to $2226 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 $1315. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2215. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $900 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1484 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LBU to IAD flight.

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

LBU to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LBU to IAD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Labuan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far 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 to Washington, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Labuan. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $280 (16%) 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 $1460. Return trip prices are from the IAD to LBU 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 LBU to IAD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 40 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (LBU > KUL > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1245
  • Average savings: $240 (16.14%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9271 miles or 14920 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LBU to IAD flight is about 17 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Labuan 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 LBU to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LBU
Origination airport name Labuan Airport
City Labuan
Country Malaysia
Latitude 5.3
Longitude 115.2

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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