The cheapest times to fly from BRC to DCA are
- January 29th to March 18th (except the week of February 19th)
- April 16th to July 1st
- July 23rd to August 12th
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 BRC to DCA is late April. Prices can be as high as $3584 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1192 for Tuesday flights around late April.
When to Fly to Washington
Flying from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $1313 to $1816 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1334. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2435. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1101 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1432 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRC to DCA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BRC to DCA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BRC to DCA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from San Carlos de Bariloche. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DCA, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into BRC. Fridays 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 $150 (9%) 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 $1397. Return trip prices are from the DCA to BRC 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 BRC to DCA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 57 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 BRC to DCA while comparing.
- 24 miles (39 km) away from DCA
- Usually 0.31% less expensive than DCA
- 2-layover flights available
Flight Hacking BRC 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 BRC to DCA — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1011
- Average savings: $421 (29.41%)
- Price for both tickets: $1263
- Average savings: $169 (11.77%)
- Price for both tickets: $1337
- Average savings: $95 (6.6%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BRC to DCA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, Delta, Gol, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to San Carlos de Bariloche Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5539 miles or 8914 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BRC to DCA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRC to DCA flight is about 10 hour 57 minutes.
How many flights go between San Carlos de Bariloche and Washington, DC?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from BRC to DCA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||San Carlos de Bariloche Airport|
|City||San Carlos de Bariloche|
|Destination airport name||Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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