The cheapest times to fly from DCA to KTW are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • March 19th to April 1st
  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the week of May 7th)
  • October 1st to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)

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 KTW is early October. Prices can be as high as $2507 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $843 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Katowice

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Katowice (KTW) will usually cost between $913 to $1427 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $920. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1598. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $678 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1025 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to KTW flight.

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

DCA to KTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to KTW flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as 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 to Katowice, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $180 (15%) 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 $993. Return trip prices are from the KTW 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 KTW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 60 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 KTW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) in Warsaw

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from KTW
  • Usually 24.10% less expensive than KTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to WAW flights

Destination alternative #2: John Paul II – Balice Airport (KRK) in Krakow

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from KTW
  • Usually 21.85% less expensive than KTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to KRK flights

Destination alternative #3: Strachowice Airport (WRO) in Wroclaw

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from KTW
  • Usually 14.83% less expensive than KTW
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to WRO flights


Flight Hacking DCA to KTW

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 KTW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Warsaw (DCA > WAW > KTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $830
  • Average savings: $195 (19.02%)

See DCA to WAW flights

Hack #2: Frankfurt (DCA > FRA > KTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $895
  • Average savings: $130 (12.68%)

See DCA to FRA flights

Hack #3: Sandefjord (DCA > TRF > KTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $912
  • Average savings: $114 (11.07%)

See DCA to TRF flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, JetBlue, LOT, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4453 miles or 7166 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to KTW flight is about 8 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Katowice?

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


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 KTW
Destination airport name Pyrzowice Airport
City Katowice
Country Poland
Latitude 50.5
Longitude 19.1


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