The cheapest times to fly from DCA to PIB are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 8th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the week of December 17th)

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 PIB is early December. Prices can be as high as $734 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $254 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Laurel

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS (PIB) will usually cost between $277 to $561 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $312. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $490. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $178 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $343 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to PIB flight.

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

DCA to PIB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to PIB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $168 (33%) 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 $308. Return trip prices are from the PIB 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 PIB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 32 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 PIB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from PIB
  • Usually 9.91% less expensive than PIB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to MSY flights

Destination alternative #2: Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from PIB
  • Usually 5.98% less expensive than PIB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to JAN flights

Destination alternative #3: Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport (BTR) in Baton Rouge, LA

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from PIB
  • Usually 4.08% less expensive than PIB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to BTR flights

Destination alternative #4: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) in Gulfport/Biloxi, MS

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from PIB
  • Usually 0.87% less expensive than PIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to GPT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 860 miles or 1384 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to PIB flight is about 2 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from DCA to PIB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDCA
Origination airport nameRonald Reagan Washington National Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePIB
Destination airport nameHattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport
CityHattiesburg/Laurel, MS
Countrythe United States


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