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The cheapest times to fly from DCA to QRO are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 6th to November 11th

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 QRO is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1594 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $724 for Wednesday flights around mid October.

 

When to Fly to Santiago de Querétaro

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Queretaro (QRO) will usually cost between $757 to $881 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $724. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1094. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $370 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $791 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to QRO flight.

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

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DCA to QRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to QRO 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 $0.26, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to QRO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DCA. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Santiago de Querétaro, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $33 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $795. Return trip prices are from the QRO to DCA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DCA to QRO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 20 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 QRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX) in Mexico City

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 42.73% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to MEX flights

Destination alternative #2: Guanajuato International Airport (BJX) in Leon/Guanajuato

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 29.52% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to BJX flights

Destination alternative #3: General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport (MLM) in Morelia

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 26.93% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to MLM flights

Destination alternative #4: Ponciano Arriaga International Airport (SLP) in San Luis Potosi

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 24.78% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to SLP flights

 

Flight Hacking DCA to QRO

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 QRO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Monterrey (DCA > MTY > QRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $508
  • Average savings: $284 (35.84%)

See DCA to MTY flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (DCA > GDL > QRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $526
  • Average savings: $265 (33.5%)

See DCA to GDL flights

Hack #3: Cancun (DCA > CUN > QRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $560
  • Average savings: $231 (29.2%)

See DCA to CUN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1864 miles or 3000 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to QRO flight is about 4 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Queretaro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from DCA to QRO.

 

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 QRO
Destination airport name Queretaro Intercontinental Airport
City Queretaro
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.6
Longitude -100.2

 

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