The cheapest times to fly from DCA to CJS are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • July 30th to August 19th
  • September 24th to November 11th

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 CJS is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $3138 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $932 for Wednesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Ciudad Juárez

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Ciudad Juarez (CJS) will usually cost between $932 to $1100 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $932. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1750. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $818 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $935 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to CJS flight.

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

DCA to CJS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to CJS flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CJS, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DCA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Ciudad Juárez, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $354 (26%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $942. Return trip prices are from the CJS 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 CJS 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 5 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 CJS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Paso International Airport (ELP) in El Paso, TX

  • 12 miles (19 km) away from CJS
  • Usually 55.27% less expensive than CJS
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to ELP flights


Flight Hacking DCA to CJS

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 CJS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (DCA > GDL > CJS)

  • Price for both tickets: $488
  • Average savings: $447 (47.78%)

See DCA to GDL flights

Hack #2: Monterrey (DCA > MTY > CJS)

  • Price for both tickets: $520
  • Average savings: $415 (44.41%)

See DCA to MTY flights

Hack #3: Mexico City (DCA > MEX > CJS)

  • Price for both tickets: $551
  • Average savings: $384 (41.09%)

See DCA to MEX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abraham Gonzalez International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1723 miles or 2773 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to CJS flight is about 4 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Ciudad Juarez?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from DCA to CJS.


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 CJS
Destination airport name Abraham Gonzalez International Airport
City Ciudad Juarez
Country Mexico
Latitude 31.6
Longitude -106.4


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