The cheapest times to fly from DCA to KUO are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 2nd, and April 9th)
  • September 3rd to October 14th (except the week of October 1st)
  • October 29th to December 9th

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 KUO is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2768 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $807 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Kuopio

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Kuopio (KUO) will usually cost between $807 to $1381 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $841. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1504. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $663 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $892 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to KUO flight.

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

DCA to KUO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to KUO 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 $0.13, 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. 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 $162 (12%) 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 $910. Return trip prices are from the KUO 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 KUO 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 42 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 KUO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jyvaskyla Airport (JYV) in Jyvaskyla

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from KUO
  • Usually 2.24% less expensive than KUO
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to JYV flights


Flight Hacking DCA to KUO

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 KUO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Helsinki (DCA > HEL > KUO)

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $18 (2.02%)

See DCA to HEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4288 miles or 6901 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to KUO flight is about 8 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Kuopio?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from DCA to KUO.


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 KUO
Destination airport name Kuopio Airport
City Kuopio
Country Finland
Latitude 63
Longitude 27.8


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