Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to New York (NYC)

WAS — NYC
Feb 5 — Feb 121

The best prices from Washington, D.C. to New York are usually found in February or May, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to NYC flight in 2023: compare Washington, D.C. to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.

WAS - NYC

Price

$147 - $207

NYC

Temperature

33.8 - 77 °F

NYC

Rainfall

2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Round-trip from$147From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to New York (NYC)
One-way from$66One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to New York (NYC)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. to New York?

Travelers have found that booking a Thursday departure is the best way to save up to 18% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Washington, D.C. to New York, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 72% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $228 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $306.

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

Flights from Washington, D.C. to New York lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from Washington, D.C. to New York in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $107.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to New York (WAS - NYC)?

It’s optimal to fly from Washington, D.C. to New York in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 10% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to New York in January, February 2023

The best prices found for WAS to NYC flights for January, February
Feb 28 - Mar 1
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

23h 09m
$105

Spirit Airlines

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Feb 25 - Feb 26
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 19m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 40m
$108

Delta

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 25 - Feb 27
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 26m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$108

Delta

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Deal found 1/31

Washington, D.C. to New York 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Washington, D.C. found for this year
Mar 8 - Mar 21
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

8h 37m
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

16h 17m
$96

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/29

Mar 8 - Mar 15
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

8h 37m
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

16h 17m
$100

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/28

Feb 28 - Mar 1
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

23h 09m
$105

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/29

Cheap American Airlines flights from Washington, D.C. to New York

Mar 1 - Mar 7
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 09m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 22m
$109

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/28

Feb 16 - Feb 22
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 29m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 37m
$113

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/29

Feb 16 - Feb 23
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 29m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 37m
$114

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/28

  • If you’re traveling from Washington, D.C. to New York, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is American Airlines. Flights from American Airlines traveling this route typically cost $245.10 RT. This price is typically 44% more expensive than other airlines that offer Washington, D.C. to New York flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $108. The most popular departure airport in Washington, D.C. when flying to New York is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting New York is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. When flying from Washington, D.C. to New York, American Airlines flights are 36% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap JetBlue flights from Washington, D.C. to New York

Mar 1 - Mar 8
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

3h 29m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

3h 44m
$163

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 28 - Mar 7
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

4h 18m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

5h 06m
$165

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/29

Feb 23 - Feb 28
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 11m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

4h 00m
$178

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/30

  • JetBlue is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from Washington, D.C. to New York. Flights from JetBlue traveling this route typically cost $327.20 RT. This price is typically 50% more expensive than other airlines that offer Washington, D.C. to New York flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $134. The most popular departure airport in Washington, D.C. when flying to New York is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting New York is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. When flying from Washington, D.C. to New York, JetBlue flights are 33% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to New York from Washington, D.C.

Save time with Washington, D.C. to New York direct flight deals
Mar 3 - Mar 12
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 26m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 34m
$108

Delta

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Deal found 1/31

Mar 10 - Mar 12
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 29m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
$108

Delta

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Deal found 1/29

Mar 3 - Mar 5
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 30m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
$108

Delta

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Deal found 1/30

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
Feb 10 - Feb 12
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 11m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 34m
$128

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/28

Feb 10 - Feb 12
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 28m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 26m
$128

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/29

Feb 7 - Feb 14
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 35m
$128

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

One-way flights to New York from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to New York
Feb 21
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$40

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 18
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

8h 24m
$41

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 28
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$42

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/29

Reviews of Airlines Servicing New York

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Delta
7.9
Good
2,028 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

JetBlue
7.7
Good
375 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,169 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Southwest
7.5
Good
945 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Related info for your journey

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

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to New York have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to New York for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to New York for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $96, but on average you can expect to pay $110.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington, D.C. to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. to New York is less than $118.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to New York for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. to New York within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington, D.C. to New York?

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

How many flights depart from Washington, D.C. to New York on average per day?

Travelers can expect 7 flights from Washington, D.C. to New York on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 14% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 14% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 29% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 43% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Washington, D.C. to New York?

There are many flights that can get you from Washington, D.C. to New York in 1h 09m. Fly via Spirit Airlines, Delta, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. There are 228 mi between Washington, D.C. and New York. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to New York round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $105, was found to be the cheapest airline from Washington, D.C. to New York.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Delta and American Airlines. Spirit Airlines is priced at 45% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The most popular route from Washington, D.C. to New York is Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - New York LaGuardia. You may also consider Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - New York John F Kennedy Intl or Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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

Consider Train, Bus or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to New York.

What are the most reliable airlines from Washington, D.C. to New York?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to New York are Air France (85%), China Eastern (85%) and Aeromexico (78%).

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

Looking for the cheapest flight from Washington, D.C. to New York? While on average our users pay $259, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $55. The most popular route (Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - New York LaGuardia), is priced around $108.

Top 8 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$18FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Peter Pan Bus LinesCheapest$40Average$58FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Croatia AirlinesCheapest$46Average$59FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$108Average$245FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$114Average$235FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$127Average$219FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$134Average$327FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$266Average$739FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. to New York
13%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
49%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
8%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to New York

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington, D.C. to New York
Sunday168daily flights
Monday187daily flights
Tuesday177daily flights
Wednesday190daily flights
Thursday177daily flights
Friday185daily flights
Saturday130daily flights
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