The cheapest times to fly from DCA to GYD are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the week of February 26th)
  • August 27th to December 16th

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 GYD is mid October. Prices can be as high as $3458 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $975 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Baku

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Baku (GYD) will usually cost between $987 to $2318 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1004. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $2344. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1340 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1254 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to GYD flight.

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

DCA to GYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to GYD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 $549 (33%) 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 $1170. Return trip prices are from the GYD 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 GYD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DCA to GYD

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 GYD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kiev (DCA > KBP > GYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $948
  • Average savings: $306 (24.41%)

See DCA to KBP flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DCA > JFK > GYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $966
  • Average savings: $288 (22.94%)

See DCA to JFK flights

Hack #3: Moscow (DCA > SVO > GYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1037
  • Average savings: $217 (17.31%)

See DCA to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Azerbaijan Airlines, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Heydar Aliyev International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6020 miles or 9688 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to GYD flight is about 11 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Baku?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from DCA to GYD.


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 GYD
Destination airport name Heydar Aliyev International Airport
City Baku
Country Azerbaijan
Latitude 40.5
Longitude 50


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