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The best prices from Newark to Washington are usually found in March or November, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to Washington (WAS)

EWR - WAS
Price
$157 - $284
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches
Popular in May High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip from $157 From Newark to Washington
One-way from $91 One-way flight from Newark 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 Newark to Washington?

Flights from Newark to Washington are found to be more expensive on Sunday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Washington.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 28 days in advance, which can save you up to 11% on flights from Newark to Washington compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 28 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $252. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $276.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Washington from Newark. Prices for February average $243 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $119. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 37% on your journey compared to booking in February

Cheap flights from Newark to Washington in July, August 2020

The best prices found for EWR to WAS flights for July, August
2 Jul - 9 Jul
$139pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
2 Jul - 5 Jul
$149pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
14 Jul - 21 Jul
$155pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Newark to Washington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Newark found for this year
11 Aug - 11 Aug
$120pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
23 Aug - 26 Aug
$123pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
12 Aug - 2 Sep
$138pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Washington from Newark

Save time with Newark to Washington direct flight deals
27 Aug - 30 Aug
$1862pp
EWR
Newark
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
27 Aug - 30 Aug
$1880pp
EWR
Newark
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
1 Jul - 6 Jul
$2810pp
EWR
Newark
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Newark, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 2 Jul
$157pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
27 Jun - 2 Jul
$200pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
27 Jun - 1 Jul
$204pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Washington from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Washington
5:30 am - 10:29 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
4h 59m
EWR - DCA
JetBlue
6:00 am - 1:03 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
7h 03m
EWR - BWI
Multiple Airlines
$97
Kiwi.com
6:00 am - 3:11 pm
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
9h 11m
EWR - BWI
Allegiant Air
$98
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Newark to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Newark Intl 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 Newark Intl 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.

Can I find flights from Newark to Washington for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark to Washington for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $120, but on average you can expect to pay $150.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark to Washington for under $1900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 17 direct flights from Newark to Washington under $1900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark to Washington is less than $4384.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 15 users have taken a look at flights from Newark to Washington.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

When searching, try setting your filters to view flights for ExpressJet, as currently they have the cheapest options available from Newark Intl to Washington. On average you can find 81 flights for this flight path daily.

Is Newark Intl weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in July. The weather in Washington is generally hotter than Newark Intl's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Newark to Washington
Average temperature for July in Washington
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Washington
4.0 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Hourly flight availability from Newark to Washington

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 73% of EWR to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 26% of EWR to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of EWR to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of EWR to WAS departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Newark to Washington
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights