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The cheapest times to fly from DCA to RLG are

  • January 1st to May 13th (except the weeks of April 2nd, April 9th, and April 30th)
  • October 1st to May 13th (except the weeks of October 8th, December 17th, December 24th, April 2nd, April 9th, and April 30th)

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 RLG is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $4342 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $978 for Wednesday flights around early to mid March.

 

When to Fly to Rostock

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Rostock-Laage (RLG) will usually cost between $981 to $3352 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $1218. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1921. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $703 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1181 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to RLG flight.

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

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DCA to RLG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to RLG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Rostock, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1271 (41%) 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 $1149. Return trip prices are from the RLG 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 RLG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 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 RLG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kastrup Airport (CPH) in Copenhagen

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from RLG
  • Usually 36.24% less expensive than RLG
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to CPH flights

Destination alternative #2: Tegel Airport (TXL) in Berlin

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from RLG
  • Usually 30.82% less expensive than RLG
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to TXL flights

Destination alternative #3: Hamburg Airport (HAM) in Hamburg

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from RLG
  • Usually 20.58% less expensive than RLG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to HAM flights

Destination alternative #4: Hannover Airport (HAJ) in Hannover

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from RLG
  • Usually 4.45% less expensive than RLG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to HAJ flights

Destination alternative #5: Malmo Airport (MMX) in Malmo

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from RLG
  • Usually 2.79% less expensive than RLG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to MMX flights

 

Flight Hacking DCA to RLG

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 RLG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Munich (DCA > MUC > RLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $945
  • Average savings: $237 (20.03%)

See DCA to MUC flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DCA > LGA > RLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1111
  • Average savings: $70 (5.93%)

See DCA to LGA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alitalia, American, Delta, JetBlue, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4088 miles or 6579 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to RLG flight is about 8 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Rostock-Laage?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from DCA to RLG.

 

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 RLG
Destination airport name Laage Airport
City Rostock-Laage
Country Germany
Latitude 53.9
Longitude 12.3

 

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