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Delta/United $666-$726 DCA/IAD to India BOM/DEL Sep–May 15, 2017

Delta and United have lower fares to India in upper $600s and low $700s than current ticket prices from New York (upper $700s/low $800s), even though these flight itineraries starting in D.C. primarily connect to flights departing and arriving in New York. There is wide open availability from September to May 15, 2017, except for the period from Thanksgiving week through December.

KLM (all KL operated flights)

Washington Dulles IAD – Amsterdam AMS – New Delhi, India DEL  – AMS  – IAD

$678.95 round trip  Sat Jan 28 – Wed Feb 8

IAD-DEL $679 KL Jan28-feb8

Delta/KLM Washington National DCA – New York JFK (DL) – Amsterdam AMS (KL) – Delhi DEL (KL) – AMS (KL) – JFK (DL) – DCA

$693.75 round trip  Sun Oct 2 – Mon Oct 10

DCA-DEL $694 DL-1 Oct 2-10

DCA-DEL $694 DL-2 Oct 2-10

Swiss Airlines/United

Washington IAD – Zurich ZRH (UA) – Delhi DEL (LX) – Zurich ZRH (LX) – IAD (UA)

$684.59 round trip  Sun May 7 – Sun May 21

IAD-DEL $685 LX May7-21

United Airlines  (all UA operated flights)

Washington National DCA – Newark EWR – Mumbai BOM – EWR – DCA

$725.58 round trip  Sun Oct 2 – Sun Oct 16

DCA-BOM $726 UA Oct2-16

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