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The best prices from Dallas to Washington are usually found in July or August, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Dallas (DFW) to Washington (WAS)

A78 - WAS
Price
$143 - $280
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$143

From Dallas to Washington

One-way from

$46

One-way flight from Dallas to Washington

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 Dallas to Washington?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Dallas to Washington at least 31 days early can save you up to 111% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 31 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Dallas to Washington for as little as $235 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 $341 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington from Dallas. Users have commonly found prices around $172 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $113. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in September.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas to Washington (A78 - WAS)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 8% on flights from Dallas to Washington by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Dallas to Washington in November, December 2020

The best prices found for DFW to WAS flights for November, December
6 Dec - 20 Dec
$59pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
6 Dec - 20 Dec
$61pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
6 Dec - 21 Dec
$65pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Dallas found for next year
6 Dec - 20 Dec
$59pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
6 Dec - 20 Dec
$61pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
6 Dec - 21 Dec
$65pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Non-stop flights to Washington from Dallas

Save time with Dallas to Washington direct flight deals
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$71pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
22 Dec - 3 Jan
$73pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
30 Dec - 5 Jan
$74pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Last minute flights from Dallas to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Dallas, departing today and this week
28 Nov - 28 Nov
$71pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
28 Nov - 30 Nov
$73pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
28 Nov - 28 Nov
$77pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to Washington from Dallas

The cheapest one-way flights from Dallas to Washington
1:00 am - 11:59 am
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 59m
DFW - DCA
Frontier
$46
KAYAK
1:45 pm - 5:41 pm
Major Airline
Nonstop
2h 56m
DFW - BWI
Major Airline
$56
StudentUniverse
1:45 pm - 5:39 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 54m
DFW - BWI
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Dallas to Washington flights.

Flight FAQs

From Dallas to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Dallas to Washington 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 Dallas and Washington 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 Dallas to Washington to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Southwest are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Dallas to Washington are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Dallas to Washington that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas to Washington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $59, but on average you can expect to pay $71.

Are there nonstop flights from Dallas to Washington for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas to Washington under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas to Washington is less than $89.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dallas to Washington for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dallas to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Dallas to Washington?

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

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

Per day, 16 flights depart from Dallas to Washington on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 75% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures

Is Dallas weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 97 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Washington is generally colder than in Dallas. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Dallas to Washington?

There are many flights that can get you from Dallas to Washington in 2h 40m. Fly via Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, or Delta to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 1176 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $61, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Dallas to Washington and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Frontier for as low as $68. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 74% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $28. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and Major Airline, as they are both options that can get you from Dallas to Washington for a low price.

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Dallas to Washington
Flight duration
3h 00m
Average temperature for November in Washington
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Washington
3.1 ″

Airports servicing Dallas

Dallas Love Field (DAL)
Dallas Addison (ADS)

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 7 airlines from Dallas to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dallas to Washington 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
Spirit Airlines
$67 $209 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$103 $244 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$129 $263 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$81 $310 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$105 $356 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$128 $386 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$348 $503 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Dallas to Washington

Morning 6 AM to noon 63% of DFW to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 20% of DFW to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 17% of DFW to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of DFW to WAS departures
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