The cheapest times to fly from AMA to DCA are
- January 1st to March 4th
- August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)
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 AMA to DCA is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $792 for Friday flights during early March, or as low as $401 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.
When to Fly to Washington
Flying from Amarillo, TX (AMA) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $401 to $656 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $406. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $609. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $202 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $455 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMA to DCA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AMA to DCA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the AMA to DCA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Amarillo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Amarillo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (15%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $439. Return trip prices are from the DCA to AMA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from AMA to DCA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from AMA to DCA while comparing.
- 119 miles (192 km) away from DCA
- Usually 3.08% less expensive than DCA
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from AMA to DCA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1379 miles or 2219 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from AMA to DCA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMA to DCA flight is about 3 hour 28 minutes.
How many flights go between Amarillo, TX and Washington, DC?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from AMA to DCA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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