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The cheapest times to fly from DCA to PEI are

  • January 15th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th 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 PEI is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1790 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $485 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Pereira

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Pereira (PEI) will usually cost between $586 to $1293 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $527. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1245. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $718 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $748 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to PEI flight.

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

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DCA to PEI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to PEI 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 $0.2, which is 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 $371 (31%) 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 $703. Return trip prices are from the PEI to DCA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DCA to PEI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 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 PEI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jose Maria Cordova Airport (MDE) in Medellin

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from PEI
  • Usually 23.80% less expensive than PEI
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to MDE flights

Destination alternative #2: El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from PEI
  • Usually 22.86% less expensive than PEI
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to BOG flights

Destination alternative #3: Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport (CLO) in Cali

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from PEI
  • Usually 5.48% less expensive than PEI
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to CLO flights

 

Flight Hacking DCA to PEI

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 PEI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (DCA > BOG > PEI)

  • Price for both tickets: $635
  • Average savings: $113 (15.11%)

See DCA to BOG flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (DCA > MCO > PEI)

  • Price for both tickets: $658
  • Average savings: $90 (12.03%)

See DCA to MCO flights

Hack #3: Medellin (DCA > MDE > PEI)

  • Price for both tickets: $673
  • Average savings: $76 (10.09%)

See DCA to MDE flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2353 miles or 3787 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to PEI flight is about 5 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Pereira?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from DCA to PEI.

 

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 PEI
Destination airport name Matecana Airport
City Pereira
Country Colombia
Latitude 4.8
Longitude -75.7

 

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