Cheap flights from Dallas to Washington (DFW - WAS)

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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)

All the information you need to plan the best DFW to WAS flight in 2021: compare Dallas to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
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

$80

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 43 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 43 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Dallas to Washington for as little as $262 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 $293 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington from Dallas. Users have commonly found prices around $285 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $90. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

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 15% on flights from Dallas to Washington by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Dallas to Washington in May, June 2021

The best prices found for DFW to WAS flights for May, June
18 May - 25 May
$80pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
18 May - 25 May
$82pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
19 May - 23 May
$89pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Dallas found for this year
18 May - 25 May
$80pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
18 May - 25 May
$82pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
19 May - 23 May
$89pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Non-stop flights to Washington from Dallas

Save time with Dallas to Washington direct flight deals
13 May - 23 May
$121pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
15 May - 23 May
$127pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
29 May - 5 Jun
$130pp
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
18 May - 25 May
$80pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
18 May - 25 May
$82pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
18 May - 24 May
$97pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 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
6:03 pm - 5:59 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
22h 56m
DFW - DCA
Multiple Airlines
$80
Kiwi.com
12:41 pm - 8:19 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
6h 38m
DFW - BWI
American Airlines
3:45 pm - 4:18 am
Frontier
1 Stop
11h 33m
DFW - IAD
Frontier
$85
Kiwi.com

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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 and Delta 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 Spirit Airlines for just $80, but on average you can expect to pay $117.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas to Washington under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas to Washington is less than $148.

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: Wednesday.

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

Per day, 2 flights depart from Dallas to Washington on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% 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 45m. Fly via United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 1176 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $80, 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 American Airlines for as low as $138. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 66% 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 $32. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and American Airlines, 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 duration and weather info for your trip from Dallas to Washington.
Flight duration
3h 15m
Average temperature for May in Washington
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Washington
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Dallas

Dallas Love Field (DAL)
Dallas Addison (ADS)

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 7 airlines flying 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

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dallas towards Washington.
Morning 6 AM to noon 51% of DFW to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of DFW to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 6% of DFW to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DFW to WAS departures
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