Cheap flights from San Jose to Washington (SJC - WAS)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Jose (SJC) to Washington (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best SJC to WAS flight in 2021: compare San Jose to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
SJC - WAS
Price
$268 - $466
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Precipitation
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 (WAS)

One-way from

$141

One-way flight from San Jose to Washington (WAS)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Jose to Washington?

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 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $415, or $473 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Jose to Washington?

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

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Jose to Washington?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 30% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 33% on flights from San Jose to Washington by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Jose to Washington in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SJC to WAS flights for October, November
16 Nov - 13 Dec
$221pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$224pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
1 Nov - 9 Nov
$235pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

San Jose to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from San Jose found for this year
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$214pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
16 Nov - 13 Dec
$221pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$224pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

Last minute flights from San Jose to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from San Jose, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 2 Nov
$262pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
29 Oct - 2 Nov
$272pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$281pp
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 from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to Washington
2:00 am - 12:50 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
7h 50m
SJC - DCA
Alaska Airlines
8:37 am - 3:41 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
16h 04m
SJC - DCA
American Airlines
8:20 am - 7:59 pm
Delta
1 Stop
8h 39m
SJC - DCA
Delta
$149
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From San Jose to Washington

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Jose to Washington?

Most people fly from San Jose (SJC) if they book a flight from San Jose to Washington. On average, San Jose has 0 outbound flights to Washington 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 have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Jose to Washington that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from San Jose to Washington for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Washington for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $214, but on average you can expect to pay $242.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Washington for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Jose to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Jose to Washington round-trip?

According to our current data, Major Airline ($252), offers the cheapest pricing from San Jose to Washington. Major Airline is priced at 31% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Jose to Washington one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Alaska Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $121. Delta flights start at $141 while deals on American Airlines start at $145 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from San Jose to Washington?

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

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Jose to Washington?

The most popular airlines flying from San Jose to Washington 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?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $138. While the most popular route (San Jose - Washington Dulles Intl) can be booked for $256 on average our data indicates $888 when flying from San Jose to Washington

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, DC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Washington from San Jose?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Jose must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Washington.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to San Jose from Washington?

Returning to San Jose from Washington

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Jose.

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

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Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Jose to Washington.
Average temperature for October in Washington
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Washington
3.7 ″

Airports servicing San Jose

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 6 airlines flying from San Jose to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Jose 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
Frontier
$104 $250 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$152 $317 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$154 $392 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$157 $439 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$157 $426 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$158 $410 No cancel fee 71%
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