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The cheapest times to fly from AUG to DCA are

  • July 30th to February 11th (except the weeks of October 1st, November 19th, November 26th, and December 24th)

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 AUG to DCA is early December. Prices can be as high as $657 for Sunday flights during mid April, or as low as $286 for Wednesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Augusta/Waterville, ME (AUG) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $308 to $517 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $322. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $543. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $222 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $414 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AUG to DCA flight.

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

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AUG to DCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AUG to DCA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Augusta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.48, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $74 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $371. Return trip prices are from the DCA to AUG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AUG 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 1 hour 56 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 AUG to DCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 15.22% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See AUG to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Richmond International Airport (RIC) in Richmond, VA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 5.56% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See AUG to RIC flights

Destination alternative #3: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 4.23% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See AUG to BWI flights

 

Flight Hacking AUG to DCA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AUG to DCA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (AUG > BOS > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $360
  • Average savings: $55 (13.16%)

See AUG to BOS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, JetBlue, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Augusta State Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 531 miles or 855 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AUG to DCA flight is about 1 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Augusta/Waterville, ME and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from AUG to DCA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeAUG
Origination airport nameAugusta State Airport
CityAugusta/Waterville, ME
Countrythe United States
Latitude44.3
Longitude-69.8

Return Airport

Destination codeDCA
Destination airport nameRonald Reagan Washington National Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States
Latitude38.9
Longitude-77

 

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