The cheapest times to fly from DCA to TPE are

  • January 29th to May 20th (except the week of March 5th)
  • August 27th to September 23rd
  • October 15th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DCA to TPE is early to mid April. Prices can be as high as $1499 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $681 for Monday flights around early to mid April.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $729 to $1201 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid April with an average ticket price of $749. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1356. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $607 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $847 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to TPE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DCA to TPE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

DCA to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to TPE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Taipei, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $134 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $847. Return trip prices are from the TPE to DCA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DCA to TPE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DCA to TPE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Frontier, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7863 miles or 12654 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DCA to TPE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to TPE flight is about 15 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Taipei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from DCA to TPE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DCA
Origination airport name Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77

Return Airport

Destination code TPE
Destination airport name Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
City Taipei
Country Taiwan
Latitude 25.1
Longitude 121.2


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