The cheapest times to fly from DCA to LCA are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • September 24th 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 LCA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2410 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $1103 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Larnaca

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Larnaca (LCA) will usually cost between $1180 to $2353 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1263. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $2265. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1002 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1478 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to LCA flight.

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

DCA to LCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to LCA 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 $0.16, 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. Saturdays 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 $163 (10%) 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 $1493. Return trip prices are from the LCA 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 LCA 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 13 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 LCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) in Beirut

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from LCA
  • Usually 45.89% less expensive than LCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to BEY flights

Destination alternative #2: Gazipaşa Airport (GZP) in Alanya

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from LCA
  • Usually 8.16% less expensive than LCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to GZP flights


Flight Hacking DCA to LCA

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 LCA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $839
  • Average savings: $639 (43.25%)

See DCA to JFK flights

Hack #2: London (DCA > LHR > LCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $847
  • Average savings: $631 (42.71%)

See DCA to LHR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (DCA > LGA > LCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $893
  • Average savings: $585 (39.59%)

See DCA to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, El Al, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SWISS, TAROM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5688 miles or 9154 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to LCA flight is about 11 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Larnaca?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from DCA to LCA.


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 LCA
Destination airport name Larnaka International Airport
City Larnaca
Country Cyprus
Latitude 34.9
Longitude 33.6


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