Cheap flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C. (SJC - WAS)

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The best prices from San Jose to Washington, D.C. are usually found in August or June, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Jose (SJC) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best SJC to WAS flight in 2022: compare San Jose to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..
SJC - WAS
Price
$268 - $466
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.6 - 4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$268

From San Jose to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

One-way from

$168

One-way flight from San Jose 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 San Jose to Washington, D.C.?

Travelers have found that booking a Thursday departure is the best way to save up to 45% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 30 days in advance to save up to 30% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 30 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Jose to Washington, D.C. 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $415, or $473 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Jose to Washington, D.C. (SJC - WAS)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 13% on flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C. by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Jose to Washington, D.C.?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Washington, D.C. from San Jose average $366. You can even find prices in August for less than $366, as users have found deals to Washington, D.C. from as low as $203. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Washington, D.C. from San Jose. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

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

The best prices found for SJC to WAS flights for May, June
1 Jun - 10 Aug
$597pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
24 May - 31 May
$631pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
23 May - 31 May
$652pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

San Jose to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from San Jose found for this year
31 Aug - 7 Sep
$344pp
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
7 Sep - 14 Sep
$344pp
SJC
San Jose
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
3 Sep - 13 Sep
$348pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

Last minute flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington, D.C. from San Jose, departing today and this week
24 May - 31 May
$631pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
25 May - 30 May
$661pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
24 May - 28 May
$680pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C.
2:30 am - 12:54 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
7h 24m
SJC - DCA
United Airlines
$168
United
5:15 am - 7:45 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
11h 30m
SJC - DCA
American Airlines
4:50 pm - 4:30 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
8h 40m
SJC - BWI
JetBlue

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Flight FAQs

From San Jose to Washington, D.C.

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C.?

Most people fly from San Jose (SJC) if they book a flight from San Jose to Washington, D.C.. On average, San Jose has 0 outbound flights to Washington, D.C. per day from 9 airlines. San Jose is conveniently located just 2.9 mi from San Jose’s city center.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from San Jose to Washington, D.C. have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C. for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C. for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $339, but on average you can expect to pay $382.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Washington, D.C. for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C. within the next 7 days for less than $700.

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

According to our current data, United Airlines ($344), Delta ($344), and American Airlines ($364) offers the cheapest pricing from San Jose to Washington, D.C.. United Airlines is currently priced 6% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Jose to Washington, D.C. one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for United Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $168. Users have also found prices from $172 and $177 on Delta and American Airlines, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from San Jose to Washington, D.C. are Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from San Jose to Washington, D.C.?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $188. While the most popular route (San Jose - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl) can be booked for $344 on average our data indicates $822 when flying from San Jose to Washington, D.C..

What are the most popular routes from San Jose to Washington, D.C.?

While some choose either San Jose - Baltimore/Washington or San Jose - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National, San Jose - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl is the most popular route from San Jose to Washington, D.C..

COVID Restrictions

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to San Jose 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 San Jose.

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

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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 San Jose to Washington, D.C..
Average temperature for May in Washington, D.C.
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Washington, D.C.
4.1 ″

Airports servicing San Jose

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 6 airlines flying from San Jose to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Jose to Washington, D.C. 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
Frontier
$118 $264 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$136 $406 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$136 $507 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$136 $462 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$172 $331 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$230 $351 No cancel fee N/A
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