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

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The best prices from Washington, D.C. to New York are usually found in April or August, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

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 2022: compare Washington, D.C. to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
WAS - NYC
Price
$117 - $217
NYC
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.8 - 4.5 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, D.C. (WAS) to New York (NYC)

One-way from

$91

One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to New York (NYC)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
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 September. Prices are generally better when you fly from Washington, D.C. to New York in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $108.

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

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 8% 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 41 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 110% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $233 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $329.

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 11% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

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

The best prices found for WAS to NYC flights for May, June
22 Jun - 29 Jun
$158pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
17 Jun - 18 Jun
$158pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$158pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Washington, D.C. to New York 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Washington, D.C. found for this year
15 Sep - 15 Sep
$156pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
17 Jun - 18 Jun
$158pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$158pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

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

Save time with Washington, D.C. to New York direct flight deals
15 Sep - 15 Sep
$156pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$158pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
17 Jun - 18 Jun
$158pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

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

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
31 May - 2 Jun
$171pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
1 Jun - 8 Jun
$172pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
2 Jun - 7 Jun
$175pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

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

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to New York
11:29 am - 5:50 am
Frontier
1 Stop
18h 21m
BWI - SWF
Frontier
$91
Kiwi.com
10:55 am - 12:00 pm
Southwest
Nonstop
1h 05m
BWI - LGA
Southwest
$96
Amsalem
2:25 am - 6:59 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
4h 34m
DCA - EWR
JetBlue

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Washington, D.C. to New York

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 American Airlines, Delta, and United 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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $156, but on average you can expect to pay $164.

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 $168.

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: Wednesday, Saturday.

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

Travelers can expect 4 flights from Washington, D.C. to New York on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 25% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 75% 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 14m. Fly via American Airlines, Delta, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. There are 228 mi between Washington, D.C. and New York. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

American Airlines, at $156, was found to be the cheapest airline from Washington, D.C. to New York.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Delta and United Airlines. American Airlines is priced at 8% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$77 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and Allegiant Air, with prices starting from $78 and $78, respectively.

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 John F Kennedy Intl. You may also consider Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl or Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - New York LaGuardia.

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

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

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 $179, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $28. The most popular route (Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - New York John F Kennedy Intl), is priced around $158.

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 Kenya Airways (93%), China Eastern (92%) and Aerolineas Argentinas (89%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New York from Washington, D.C.?

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

Most visitors from Washington, D.C. need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Do I need a test to fly back to Washington, D.C. from New York?

Returning to Washington, D.C. from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

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Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington, D.C. to New York.
Flight duration from Washington, D.C. to New York
1h 21m
Average temperature for May in New York
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in New York
3.8 ″

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Top 4 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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
$87 $195 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$91 $220 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$98 $199 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$103 $205 No cancel fee 69%

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

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. towards New York.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 37% of WAS to NYC departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 34% of WAS to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 16% of WAS to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 13% of WAS to NYC departures
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.
Sunday
149 daily flights
Monday
172 daily flights
Tuesday
174 daily flights
Wednesday
176 daily flights
Thursday
166 daily flights
Friday
164 daily flights
Saturday
94 daily flights
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