The cheapest times to fly from DCA to KKE are

  • January 29th to March 25th
  • April 9th to June 17th (except the week of April 30th)
  • August 20th to September 16th (except the week of August 27th)
  • October 22nd to December 9th (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 KKE is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $3296 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1280 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Kerikeri

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Kerikeri (KKE) will usually cost between $1409 to $2771 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $1426. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2936. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1510 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1626 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to KKE flight.

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

DCA to KKE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to KKE flight is 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 $0.12, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Kerikeri, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $173 (9%) 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 $1664. Return trip prices are from the KKE 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 KKE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 29 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 KKE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Auckland International Airport (AKL) in Auckland

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from KKE
  • Usually 13.29% less expensive than KKE
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to AKL flights


Flight Hacking DCA to KKE

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 KKE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (DCA > AKL > KKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1498
  • Average savings: $128 (7.84%)

See DCA to AKL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, American, Delta, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8616 miles or 13866 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to KKE flight is about 16 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Kerikeri?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from DCA to KKE.


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 KKE
Destination airport name Kerikeri Airport
City Kerikeri
Country New Zealand
Latitude -35.3
Longitude 173.9


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