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The best prices from Washington to New York are usually found in April or August, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to New York (NYC)

WAS - NYC
Price
$117 - $217
NYC
Temperature
42.8 - 86 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.6 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$117

From Washington to New York

One-way from

$54

One-way flight from Washington to New York

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 New York?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 25% 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 to New York?

To save on the cost of your flight from Washington to New York, book at least 21 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $229 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $301.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington to New York?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New York from Washington. Users have commonly found prices around $235 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $62. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 12% on flights from Washington to New York by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Washington to New York in January, February 2021

The best prices found for WAS to NYC flights for January, February
14 Feb - 18 Feb
$79pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
5 Feb - 7 Feb
$79pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
7 Feb - 14 Feb
$83pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Washington to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Washington found for this year
5 Feb - 7 Feb
$79pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
14 Feb - 18 Feb
$79pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
7 Feb - 14 Feb
$83pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Non-stop flights to New York from Washington

Save time with Washington to New York direct flight deals
11 Feb - 11 Feb
$133pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
20 May - 24 May
$133pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
20 May - 24 May
$133pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Washington, departing today and this week
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$102pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$104pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$106pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to New York from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to New York
3:31 am - 9:38 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
6h 07m
DCA - EWR
JetBlue
9:12 am - 5:00 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 48m
IAD - LGA
Frontier
$60
Kiwi.com
12:35 pm - 7:56 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
19h 21m
BWI - LGA
Spirit Airlines
$62
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Washington to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington to New York 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 New York 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Washington to New York to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Washington to New York. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Washington to New York have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to New York for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $79, but on average you can expect to pay $97.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington to New York is less than $157.

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

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

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

1 flight departure from Washington to New York per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than New York?

Temperatures around the 90 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in New York is colder than in Washington. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Washington to New York?

There are many flights that can get you from Washington to New York in 1h 13m. Fly via American Airlines, Delta, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance from Washington to New York is about 212 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to New York, with prices starting at $79. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Frontier and JetBlue, with the lowest prices starting at $106 and $107, respectively. You may be able to fly from Washington to New York for 53% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $32. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and JetBlue, as they are both options that can get you from Washington to New York for a low price.

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Washington to New York
Flight duration
1h 26m
Average temperature for January in New York
42.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in New York
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Washington to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington to New York 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
$117 $271 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$106 $290 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$117 $317 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Washington to New York

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 62% of WAS to NYC departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 31% of WAS to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of WAS to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of WAS to NYC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington to New York
Sunday
31 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
38 daily flights
Wednesday
30 daily flights
Thursday
39 daily flights
Friday
33 daily flights
Saturday
30 daily flights
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