The cheapest times to fly from DCA to IPC are

  • March 12th to July 15th
  • August 6th to October 7th (except the weeks of August 20th, September 3rd, and September 17th)

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 IPC is late April. Prices can be as high as $5821 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1361 for Tuesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Easter Island

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Easter Island (IPC) will usually cost between $1531 to $3404 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1578. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $3208. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1630 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1817 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to IPC flight.

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

DCA to IPC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to IPC flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Easter Island, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1001 (34%) 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 $1793. Return trip prices are from the IPC 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 IPC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DCA to IPC

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 IPC — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1795
  • Average savings: $22 (1.21%)

See DCA to JFK flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (DCA > MIA > IPC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1811
  • Average savings: $7 (0.36%)

See DCA to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5017 miles or 8074 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to IPC flight is about 10 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Easter Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from DCA to IPC.


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 IPC
Destination airport name Mataveri International Airport
City Easter Island
Country Chile
Latitude -27.2
Longitude -109.4


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