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

EWR — WAS
Feb 4 — Feb 111

The best prices from Newark to Washington, D.C. are usually found in September or November, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

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 2023: compare Newark to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..

EWR - WAS

Price

$197 - $279

WAS

Temperature

35.6 - 80.6 °F

WAS

Rainfall

2.6 - 4 inches

Popular inMarchHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop
Round-trip from$197From Newark to Washington, D.C. (WAS)
One-way from$83One-way flight from Newark to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

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 61% 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 70% by booking at least 40 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 $233.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Washington, D.C. from Newark Airport average $194. You can even find prices in February for less than $194, as users have found deals to Washington, D.C. from as low as $97. The month of December 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 11%.

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. in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Newark to Washington, D.C. in January, February 2023

The best prices found for EWR to WAS flights for January, February
Feb 28 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

19h 08m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$110

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 27 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

12h 58m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$116

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 28 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

15h 48m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$117

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Newark to Washington, D.C. 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Newark found for this year
Feb 28 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

19h 08m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$110

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 8
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

6h 29m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

8h 37m
$112

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 27 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

12h 58m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$116

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Cheap United Airlines flights from Newark to Washington, D.C.

Feb 24 - Feb 26
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

1h 19m
$128

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Feb 17 - Feb 20
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 17m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

1h 28m
$133

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 11 - Feb 13
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 30m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

1h 25m
$138

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Cheap Delta flights from Newark to Washington, D.C.

Feb 16 - Feb 18
EWR

Newark

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

4h 45m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

EWR

Newark

1 stop

4h 48m
$157

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 24 - Feb 27
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

5h 58m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

5h 53m
$159

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 16 - Feb 25
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

4h 31m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

5h 53m
$189

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

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

Save time with Newark to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
Feb 24 - Feb 27
EWR

Newark

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 23m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

1h 26m
$128

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 24 - Feb 26
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

1h 19m
$128

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Apr 2 - Apr 7
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

1h 17m
$129

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

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

Late deals on return flights to Washington, D.C. from Newark, departing today and this week
Feb 6 - Feb 14
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

10h 19m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$124

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 7 - Feb 8
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

6h 10m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 17m
$131

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 4 - Feb 6
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

10h 19m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 09m
$146

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

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

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Washington, D.C.
Mar 2
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

16h 14m
$52

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 23
EWR

Newark

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

12h 34m
$52

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Mar 21
EWR

Newark

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

16h 17m
$54

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Washington, D.C.

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good flight, delayed only by an hour and a half.

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good flight, delayed only by an hour and a half.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,022 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good flight, delayed only by an hour and a half.

JetBlue
7.7
Good
373 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good flight, delayed only by an hour and a half.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,159 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good flight, delayed only by an hour and a half.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,667 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good flight, delayed only by an hour and a half.

Related info for your journey

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

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 Spirit Airlines for just $112, but on average you can expect to pay $131.

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 $158.

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: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 27 flights from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 15% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 7% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 7% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 70% of flight departures

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

Spirit Airlines and United Airlines can get you from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C. in just under 1h 23m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 06m. 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?

Spirit Airlines, at $112, was found to be the cheapest airline from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be United Airlines. These flights start at 50% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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 popular airlines that fly from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.?

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

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 Ethiopian Air (93%), Republic Airways (82%) and Avianca (72%).

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

On average you can expect to pay $231 for a flight from Newark Airport to Washington, D.C.. The cheapest flight overall is $128 while the most popular route, (Newark - Baltimore/Washington) is currently priced at $116.

Top 3 airlines flying from Newark to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark to Washington, D.C. choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$10Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
Search Juneyao Airlines flights
Croatia AirlinesCheapest$62Average$70FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
Search Croatia Airlines flights
United AirlinesCheapest$128Average$243FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Newark to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Newark to Washington, D.C.
14%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
26%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
33%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
27%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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.
Sunday35daily flights
Monday35daily flights
Tuesday34daily flights
Wednesday36daily flights
Thursday33daily flights
Friday35daily flights
Saturday26daily flights
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