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The cheapest times to fly from PSP to IAD are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 PSP to IAD is early September. Prices can be as high as $919 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $285 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Palm Springs, CA (PSP) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $334 to $729 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $325. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $637. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $312 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $460 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PSP to IAD flight.

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

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PSP to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PSP to IAD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Palm Springs. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Sundays 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 $184 (31%) 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 $404. Return trip prices are from the IAD to PSP 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 PSP 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 4 hour 55 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 PSP 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 8.38% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See PSP to BWI flights

Destination alternative #2: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 2.83% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See PSP to DCA flights

Destination alternative #3: Richmond International Airport (RIC) in Richmond, VA

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 2.72% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See PSP to RIC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Frontier, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2183 miles or 3513 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PSP to IAD flight is about 4 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Palm Springs, CA and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from PSP to IAD.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PSP
Origination airport name Palm Springs International Airport
City Palm Springs, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -116.5

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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