The cheapest times to fly from SZG to IAD are

  • May 14th to June 17th (except the week of June 4th)
  • October 29th to December 9th
  • December 24th to April 22nd (except the week of April 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 SZG to IAD is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1071 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $448 for Monday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Salzburg (SZG) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $491 to $996 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $500. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1009. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $509 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $638 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SZG to IAD flight.

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

SZG to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SZG to IAD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Salzburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Salzburg. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $168 (12%) 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 $625. Return trip prices are from the IAD to SZG 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 SZG 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 8 hour 45 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 SZG to IAD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 6.74% less expensive than IAD
  • 2-layover flights available

See SZG to DCA flights


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

Hack #1: Dublin (SZG > DUB > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $593
  • Average savings: $45 (7.05%)

See SZG to OSL flights

Hack #2: Oslo (SZG > OSL > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $601
  • Average savings: $37 (5.8%)

See SZG to DUB flights

Hack #3: Stockholm (SZG > ARN > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $617
  • Average savings: $22 (3.37%)

See SZG to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4319 miles or 6951 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SZG to IAD flight is about 8 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Salzburg 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 SZG to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSZG
Origination airport nameSalzburg Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeIAD
Destination airport nameWashington Dulles International Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States


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