The cheapest times to fly from DCA to CGK are

  • January 22nd to April 8th (except the week of March 19th)
  • August 6th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 CGK is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $4498 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $922 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Jakarta

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Jakarta (CGK) will usually cost between $992 to $1601 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1033. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $2159. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1126 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1085 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to CGK flight.

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

DCA to CGK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to CGK 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 $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CGK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DCA. 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 $169 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1093. Return trip prices are from the CGK 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 CGK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 16 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DCA to CGK

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 CGK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (DCA > JFK > CGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $929
  • Average savings: $156 (14.38%)

See DCA to JFK flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (DCA > PVG > CGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $966
  • Average savings: $120 (11.01%)

See DCA to PVG flights

Hack #3: Singapore (DCA > SIN > CGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $987
  • Average savings: $98 (9.03%)

See DCA to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, Vistara, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10162 miles or 16354 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to CGK flight is about 19 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Jakarta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from DCA to CGK.


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 CGK
Destination airport name Soekarno-Hatta International Airport
City Jakarta
Country Indonesia
Latitude -6.1
Longitude 106.7


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