The cheapest times to fly from DCA to LWO are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 29th and 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 LWO is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2156 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $844 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Lviv

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Lviv (LWO) will usually cost between $848 to $1196 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $848. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1217. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $876 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to LWO flight.

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

DCA to LWO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to LWO 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 $0.12, 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Lviv, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $95 (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 $921. Return trip prices are from the LWO 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 LWO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 22 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DCA to LWO

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 LWO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kiev (DCA > KBP > LWO)

  • Price for both tickets: $819
  • Average savings: $57 (6.51%)

See DCA to KBP flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DCA > JFK > LWO)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $18 (2%)

See DCA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4660 miles or 7500 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to LWO flight is about 9 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Lviv?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from DCA to LWO.


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 LWO
Destination airport name Lviv International Airport
City Lviv
Country Ukraine
Latitude 49.8
Longitude 24


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