The cheapest times to fly from DCA to VVI are

  • January 8th to February 4th (except the week of January 15th)
  • February 19th to March 4th
  • April 30th to June 3rd
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 VVI is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1233 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $604 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Santa Cruz (VVI) will usually cost between $606 to $958 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 $605. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1044. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $439 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $785 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to VVI flight.

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

DCA to VVI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to VVI 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 $0.12, which is far 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 $136 (13%) 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 $725. Return trip prices are from the VVI 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 VVI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DCA to VVI

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 VVI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (DCA > MIA > VVI)

  • Price for both tickets: $691
  • Average savings: $94 (11.97%)

See DCA to MIA flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (DCA > FLL > VVI)

  • Price for both tickets: $734
  • Average savings: $52 (6.56%)

See DCA to FLL flights

Hack #3: Lima (DCA > LIM > VVI)

  • Price for both tickets: $770
  • Average savings: $15 (1.91%)

See DCA to LIM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4005 miles or 6445 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to VVI flight is about 8 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Santa Cruz?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from DCA to VVI.


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 VVI
Destination airport name Viru Viru International Airport
City Santa Cruz
Country Bolivia
Latitude -17.6
Longitude -63.1


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