The cheapest times to fly from DCA to FLG are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 16th to April 29th
- August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th, November 19th, and November 26th)
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 FLG is early December. Prices can be as high as $1157 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $339 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Grand Canyon Village
Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) will usually cost between $364 to $676 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $380. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $627. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $247 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $446 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to FLG flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DCA to FLG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the DCA to FLG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 $146 (26%) 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 $407. Return trip prices are from the FLG to DCA 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 DCA to FLG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 26 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 FLG while comparing.
- 120 miles (193 km) away from FLG
- Usually 15.94% less expensive than FLG
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from DCA to FLG? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1916 miles or 3083 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from DCA to FLG?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to FLG flight is about 4 hour 26 minutes.
How many flights go between Washington, DC and Flagstaff, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from DCA to FLG.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Flagstaff Pulliam Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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