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The cheapest times to fly from BRE to DCA are

  • January 1st to May 27th (except the weeks of March 26th and April 2nd)
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 BRE to DCA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1508 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $673 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Bremen (BRE) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $677 to $1170 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $709. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1259. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $550 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $844 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRE to DCA flight.

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

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BRE to DCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BRE to DCA flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bremen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $127 (10%) 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 $805. Return trip prices are from the DCA to BRE 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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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BRE 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 8 hour 9 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 BRE to DCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 17.65% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See BRE to IAD flights

Destination alternative #2: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 16.35% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See BRE to PHL flights

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

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 11.49% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See BRE to BWI flights

Destination alternative #4: Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) in Newport News/Williamsburg, VA

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 5.69% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See BRE to PHF flights

Destination alternative #5: University Park Airport (SCE) in State College, PA

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 1.18% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See BRE to SCE flights

Destination alternative #6: Norfolk International Airport (ORF) in Norfolk, VA

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 1.01% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See BRE to ORF flights

 

Flight Hacking BRE 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 BRE to DCA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Amsterdam (BRE > AMS > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $591
  • Average savings: $253 (29.98%)

See BRE to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (BRE > CDG > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $656
  • Average savings: $189 (22.33%)

See BRE to AMS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (BRE > LGA > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $671
  • Average savings: $174 (20.56%)

See BRE to LGA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, American, Brussels Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3981 miles or 6407 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRE to DCA flight is about 8 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Bremen and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from BRE to DCA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeBRE
Origination airport nameBremen Airport
CityBremen
CountryGermany
Latitude53
Longitude8.8

Return Airport

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

 

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