The cheapest times to fly from DCA to BZG are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of January 22nd, January 29th, February 5th, and March 12th)
  • May 14th to July 15th (except the week of June 4th)
  • September 24th to December 9th (except the week of October 29th)

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 DCA to BZG is early October. Prices can be as high as $3553 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $855 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Bydgoszcz

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Bydgoszcz (BZG) will usually cost between $932 to $1562 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $939. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2250. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1311 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1043 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to BZG flight.

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

DCA to BZG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to BZG flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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 to Bydgoszcz, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $154 (13%) 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 $1021. Return trip prices are from the BZG to DCA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DCA to BZG 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 46 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 DCA to BZG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) in Warsaw

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from BZG
  • Usually 25.37% less expensive than BZG
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to WAW flights

Destination alternative #2: Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport (GDN) in Gdansk

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from BZG
  • Usually 19.86% less expensive than BZG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to GDN flights

Destination alternative #3: Strachowice Airport (WRO) in Wroclaw

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from BZG
  • Usually 16.26% less expensive than BZG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to WRO flights

Destination alternative #4: Lawica Airport (POZ) in Poznan

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from BZG
  • Usually 1.49% less expensive than BZG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to POZ flights


Flight Hacking DCA to BZG

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 DCA to BZG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (DCA > FRA > BZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $879
  • Average savings: $164 (15.68%)

See DCA to FRA flights

Hack #2: Kiev (DCA > KBP > BZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $924
  • Average savings: $119 (11.37%)

See DCA to KBP flights

Hack #3: Dublin (DCA > DUB > BZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1029
  • Average savings: $14 (1.34%)

See DCA to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Delta, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4322 miles or 6956 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to BZG flight is about 8 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Bydgoszcz?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from DCA to BZG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DCA
Origination airport name Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77

Return Airport

Destination code BZG
Destination airport name Szwederowo Airport
City Bydgoszcz
Country Poland
Latitude 53.1
Longitude 18


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