The cheapest times to fly from DCA to ROW are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 16th to July 22nd (except the week of June 25th)
  • October 8th to November 11th (except the week of October 15th)

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 ROW is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1026 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $390 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Roswell

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Roswell, NM (ROW) will usually cost between $430 to $657 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $453. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $596. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $142 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $510 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to ROW flight.

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

DCA to ROW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to ROW flight is 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 $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $157 (27%) 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 $436. Return trip prices are from the ROW 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 ROW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 49 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 ROW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Paso International Airport (ELP) in El Paso, TX

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from ROW
  • Usually 18.04% less expensive than ROW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to ELP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DCA to ROW? 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 Roswell International Air Center Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1576 miles or 2536 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to ROW flight is about 3 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Roswell, NM?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from DCA to ROW.


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 ROW
Destination airport name Roswell International Air Center Airport
City Roswell, NM
Country the United States
Latitude 33.3
Longitude -104.5


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