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The cheapest times to fly from DCA to FPO are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • August 6th to December 16th (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 FPO is early September. Prices can be as high as $1633 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $427 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Freeport

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Freeport (FPO) will usually cost between $450 to $830 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $464. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1025. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $560 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $564 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to FPO flight.

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

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DCA to FPO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to FPO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $123 (19%) 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 $536. Return trip prices are from the FPO to DCA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DCA to FPO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 31 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 FPO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 60.99% less expensive than FPO
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to FLL flights

Destination alternative #2: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 59.31% less expensive than FPO
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to PBI flights

Destination alternative #3: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 57.62% less expensive than FPO
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to MIA flights

Destination alternative #4: Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS) in Nassau

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 42.46% less expensive than FPO
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to NAS flights

Destination alternative #5: Leonard M Thompson International Airport (MHH) in Marsh Harbour

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 4.79% less expensive than FPO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to MHH flights

Destination alternative #6: North Eleuthera Airport (ELH) in North Eleuthera

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 0.80% less expensive than FPO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to ELH flights

 

Flight Hacking DCA to FPO

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 FPO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (DCA > FLL > FPO)

  • Price for both tickets: $504
  • Average savings: $60 (10.64%)

See DCA to FLL flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (DCA > MCO > FPO)

  • Price for both tickets: $534
  • Average savings: $30 (5.32%)

See DCA to MCO flights

Hack #3: Nassau (DCA > NAS > FPO)

  • Price for both tickets: $546
  • Average savings: $19 (3.28%)

See DCA to NAS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Bahamasair, Delta, JetBlue, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grand Bahama International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 855 miles or 1376 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to FPO flight is about 2 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Freeport?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from DCA to FPO.

 

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 FPO
Destination airport name Grand Bahama International Airport
City Freeport
Country The Bahamas
Latitude 26.6
Longitude -78.7

 

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