Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Africa

WAS — JNB
May 24 — May 311

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Africa?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 27 days in advance, which can save you up to 12% on flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 27 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $862. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $928.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. to Africa?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Africa. Flights to Africa from Washington, D.C. in August are about $863 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $673.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to Africa (WAS - AF)?

When flying from Washington, D.C. to Africa, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa in May, June 2022

The best prices found for WAS to Africa flights for May, June
May 18 - May 25
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

13h 10m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

13h 55m
$640

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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May 18 - May 24
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

13h 10m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

32h 35m
$645

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/17/22

Jun 2 - Jun 8
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

17h 35m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

13h 55m
$649

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/17/22

Washington, D.C. to Africa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Africa from Washington, D.C. found for this year
Oct 10 - Oct 19
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

13h 10m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

13h 55m
$542

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/18/22

Nov 2 - Nov 16
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

11h 25m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

27h 40m
$546

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/17/22

Oct 10 - Oct 19
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

13h 10m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

13h 55m
$559

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/18/22

Cheap Emirates flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa

Sep 17 - Oct 1
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CAI

Cairo

1 stop

30h 45m
CAI

Cairo

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

22h 30m
$680

Emirates

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Deal found 5/17/22

Sep 16 - Sep 30
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CAI

Cairo

1 stop

30h 45m
CAI

Cairo

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

19h 40m
$725

Emirates

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Deal found 5/18/22

Cheap ITA Airways flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa

Sep 21 - Sep 28
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

22h 55m
CAI

Cairo

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

25h 23m
$686

ITA Airways

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May 27 - Jun 11
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

28h 40m
CAI

Cairo

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

20h 04m
$1,378

ITA Airways

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Non-stop flights to Africa from Washington, D.C.

Save time with Washington, D.C. to Africa direct flight deals
Aug 30 - Sep 14
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

Nonstop

10h 40m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

11h 15m
$757

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

Sep 3 - Sep 28
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CAI

Cairo

Nonstop

10h 30m
CAI

Cairo

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

11h 50m
$818

Egypt Air

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Deal found 5/17/22

Nov 2 - Nov 9
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

Nonstop

7h 05m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

8h 50m
$822

American Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa

Late deals on return flights to Africa from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
May 24 - Jun 12
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CAI

Cairo

1 stop

26h 55m
CAI

Cairo

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

15h 45m
$719

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

May 29 - Jun 18
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

2 stops

19h 16m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

29h 31m
$749

Air Canada

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Deal found 5/17/22

May 24 - Jun 3
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CAI

Cairo

1 stop

26h 55m
CAI

Cairo

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

33h 50m
$749

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

One-way flights to Africa from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa
Sep 11
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

11h 55m
$341

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/16/22

Sep 15
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

12h 15m
$353

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/18/22

Oct 3
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

13h 10m
$356

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 5/16/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Washington, D.C. to Africa flights.

Which airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Washington, D.C. to Africa have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Egypt Air, Royal Air Maroc, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Egypt Air with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $542, but on average you can expect to pay $609.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. to Africa is less than $847.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to Africa for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington, D.C. to Africa one-way?

$341 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from TAP AIR PORTUGAL. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Egypt Air and Royal Air Maroc, with prices starting from $414 and $421, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to Africa?

The most popular route from Washington, D.C. to Africa is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Cairo. You may also consider Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Casablanca Mohamed V or Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - Cairo.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to Africa?

The most popular airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Africa are Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. to Africa?

While on average a flight from Washington, D.C. to Africa is generally $1,754, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $371. When looking at the most popular route, (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Cairo), you can expect to pay $680 for that flight.

Top 5 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. to Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$9Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$230Average$853FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest$344Average$740FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Ethiopian AirCheapest$509Average$893FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapest$531Average$797FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to Africa

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. to Africa
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
33%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
66%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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