The cheapest times to fly from SZF to IAD are

  • April 30th to June 10th
  • October 29th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 3rd, December 10th, January 1st, January 8th, and February 26th)

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 SZF to IAD is early November. Prices can be as high as $2697 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $767 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Samsun (SZF) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $767 to $1547 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $790. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1529. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $739 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $933 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SZF to IAD flight.

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

SZF to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SZF to IAD flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Samsun. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IAD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SZF. 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 $146 (10%) 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 $963. Return trip prices are from the IAD to SZF 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 SZF 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 10 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $550
  • Average savings: $384 (41.1%)

See SZF to SAW flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $609
  • Average savings: $325 (34.78%)

See SZF to IST flights

Hack #3: Izmir (SZF > ADB > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $819
  • Average savings: $115 (12.27%)

See SZF to ADB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5515 miles or 8876 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SZF to IAD flight is about 10 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Samsun and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from SZF to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SZF
Origination airport name Carsamba Airport
City Samsun
Country Turkey
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 36.6

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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