The cheapest times to fly from CEN to DCA are
- January 8th to March 25th
- April 9th to June 17th
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 CEN to DCA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1831 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $575 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Washington
Flying from Ciudad Obregon (CEN) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $575 to $1114 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 $609. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1122. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $513 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $733 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CEN to DCA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CEN to DCA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CEN to DCA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Ciudad Obregón. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is 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 $252 (27%) 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 $645. Return trip prices are from the DCA to CEN 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 CEN 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 4 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking CEN 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 CEN to DCA — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $543
- Average savings: $190 (25.92%)
- Price for both tickets: $615
- Average savings: $119 (16.17%)
- Price for both tickets: $696
- Average savings: $38 (5.12%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CEN to DCA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Ciudad Obregon International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2042 miles or 3286 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CEN to DCA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CEN to DCA flight is about 4 hour 39 minutes.
How many flights go between Ciudad Obregon and Washington, DC?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from CEN to DCA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Ciudad Obregon International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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