Cheap flights from Newark to Washington, D.C. (EWR - WAS)

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The best prices from Newark to Washington, D.C. are usually found in August or June, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to WAS flight in 2022: compare Newark to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..
EWR - WAS
Price
$116 - $297
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.6 - 4 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$116

From Newark to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

One-way from

$114

One-way flight from Newark to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

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 Airport to Washington, D.C.?

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 26% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

Find a great deal and save up to 111% by booking at least 31 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $235.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. (EWR - WAS)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 2% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Washington, D.C. from Newark Airport average $172. You can even find prices in April for less than $172, as users have found deals to Washington, D.C. from as low as $113. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Washington, D.C. from Newark Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

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

The best prices found for EWR to WAS flights for May, June
7 Jun - 7 Jun
$157pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
10 Jun - 10 Jun
$172pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
7 Jun - 7 Jun
$173pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Newark to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Newark found for this year
7 Jun - 7 Jun
$157pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
10 Jun - 10 Jun
$172pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
7 Jun - 7 Jun
$173pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Washington, D.C. from Newark

Save time with Newark to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$180pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$180pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
12 Jun - 19 Jun
$188pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington, D.C. from Newark, departing today and this week
2 Jun - 24 Jun
$193pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
1 Jun - 2 Jun
$193pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
2 Jun - 24 Jun
$193pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Washington, D.C.
2:00 am - 6:38 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
4h 38m
EWR - DCA
JetBlue
6:50 am - 7:20 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 30m
EWR - IAD
Multiple Airlines
$115
Kiwi.com
1:27 pm - 5:12 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
27h 45m
EWR - BWI
Spirit Airlines
$117
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Newark to Washington, D.C.

Which airlines flying from Newark to Washington, D.C. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Train, and Bus are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $157, but on average you can expect to pay $186.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. is less than $206.

Are there last-minute flights available from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. for under $200?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

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

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

On average, you can expect to see 6 flights from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. a day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 67% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Allegiant Air can get you from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. in just under 1h 35m. Your travel time can differ by up to 18h 03m. There are 212 mi between Newark Airport and Washington, D.C.. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

United Airlines, at $157, was found to be the cheapest airline from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C..Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Spirit Airlines and Allegiant Air. These flights start at 14% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. 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 Allegiant Air and JetBlue, with prices starting from $83 and $104, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

On average you can expect to pay $274 for a flight from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.. The cheapest flight overall is $124 while the most popular route, (Newark - Baltimore/Washington) is currently priced at $173.

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

Consider Train, Bus or Major Airline when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C..

What are the most popular routes from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

When deciding which route to take from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. consider Newark - Baltimore/Washington, Newark - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl or Newark - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National as they are the most popular.

What are the most reliable airlines from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. are GoJet (100%), Republic Airways (86%) and Ethiopian Air (86%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, D.C., DC

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington, D.C. within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Newark 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 Newark are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

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

Returning to Newark from Washington, D.C.

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 Newark.

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

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Destination information for Washington, D.C.

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Newark to Washington, D.C..
Flight duration from Newark to Washington, D.C.
1h 18m
Average temperature for May in Washington, D.C.
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Washington, D.C.
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Newark

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Hourly flight availability from Newark to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Newark towards Washington, D.C..
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 43% of EWR to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 34% of EWR to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 17% of EWR to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 6% of EWR to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Newark to Washington, D.C.
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Newark to Washington, D.C..
Sunday
30 daily flights
Monday
34 daily flights
Tuesday
34 daily flights
Wednesday
34 daily flights
Thursday
31 daily flights
Friday
35 daily flights
Saturday
23 daily flights
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