Cheap flights from Washington to Charleston (WAS - CHS)

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The best prices from Washington to Charleston are usually found in August or July, booked 18 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Charleston (CHS)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to CHS flight in 2021: compare Washington to Charleston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Charleston.
WAS - CHS
Price
$157 - $297
CHS
Temperature
62.6 - 91.4 °F
CHS
Precipitation
2.5 - 6.7 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$157

From Washington to Charleston

One-way from

$96

One-way flight from Washington to Charleston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington to Charleston?

Flights from Washington to Charleston are found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Charleston.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington to Charleston?

Users have found that booking a flight from Washington to Charleston at least 61 days early can save you up to 33% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Washington to Charleston for as little as $368 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $476 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington to Charleston?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Charleston from Washington. Users have commonly found prices around $340 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $184. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Charleston (WAS - CHS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Washington to Charleston at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 22% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Washington to Charleston in July, August 2021

The best prices found for WAS to CHS flights for July, August
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$133pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
21 Aug - 24 Aug
$133pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
24 Aug - 25 Aug
$141pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Washington to Charleston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charleston from Washington found for this year
16 Oct - 19 Oct
$133pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
16 Oct - 19 Oct
$133pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
25 Sep - 29 Sep
$141pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Non-stop flights to Charleston from Washington

Save time with Washington to Charleston direct flight deals
16 Oct - 19 Oct
$133pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
16 Oct - 19 Oct
$133pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
22 Sep - 28 Sep
$144pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National

Last minute flights from Washington to Charleston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Charleston from Washington, departing today and this week
5 Aug - 3 Sep
$241pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
5 Aug - 9 Aug
$242pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$242pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston
CHS
Charleston
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to Charleston from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Charleston
12:40 pm - 6:39 pm
Delta
1 Stop
5h 59m
IAD - CHS
Delta
$96
Delta
6:15 pm - 7:59 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 44m
IAD - CHS
United Airlines
$98
United
7:58 am - 3:00 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
7h 02m
DCA - CHS
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Washington to Charleston

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington to Charleston due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Washington and Charleston for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Washington to Charleston have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and JetBlue flying from Washington to Charleston have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Charleston from Washington?

Charleston (CHS) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Washington to Charleston. You should not have trouble finding flights to Charleston from Washington; the airport handles an average of 10 inbound flights from Washington per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 5 airlines have flights to the Charleston airport from Washington. It is only a 10.2 mi journey from Charleston (CHS) to Charleston’s city center.

Can I find flights from Washington to Charleston for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Charleston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $133, but on average you can expect to pay $147.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington to Charleston for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington to Charleston under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington to Charleston is less than $162.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington to Charleston for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington to Charleston within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington to Charleston?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Tuesday, Friday.

How many flights depart from Washington to Charleston on average per day?

On average 4 flights depart from Washington to Charleston per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Charleston?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 91 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Charleston is generally hotter than in Washington. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Washington to Charleston?

There are many flights that can get you from Washington to Charleston in 1h 35m. Fly via American Airlines or United Airlines to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 444 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington to Charleston round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Washington to Charleston is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $133 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and Delta, starting at $133 and $151 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Washington to Charleston for 45% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington to Charleston one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $67 on American Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $67 and Delta from $76 one-way.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Charleston, SC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Charleston from Washington?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Charleston within the United States

Most visitors from Washington need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Charleston.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Charleston.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Charleston.

Do I need a test to fly back to Washington from Charleston?

Returning to Washington from Charleston

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Charleston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Washington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Charleston are not required to quarantine after entering Washington.

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Destination information for Charleston

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington to Charleston.
Flight duration
1h 35m
Average temperature for July in Charleston
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Charleston
5.9 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Charleston

Top 4 airlines flying from Washington to Charleston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington to Charleston choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$67 $163 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$63 $229 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$76 $271 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$117 $272 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Washington to Charleston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington towards Charleston.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 43% of WAS to CHS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 32% of WAS to CHS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 24% of WAS to CHS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of WAS to CHS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington to Charleston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington to Charleston.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
14 daily flights
Thursday
15 daily flights
Friday
14 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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