The cheapest times to fly from DCA to YBG are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • August 13th to February 11th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 YBG is early September. Prices can be as high as $914 for Monday flights during mid June, or as low as $606 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Saguenay

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Saguenay (YBG) will usually cost between $613 to $813 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $617. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $805. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $188 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $681 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to YBG flight.

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

DCA to YBG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to YBG 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 $0.59, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Saguenay, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $38 (5%) 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 $665. Return trip prices are from the YBG 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 YBG 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 17 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 YBG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Quebec Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) in Quebec

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from YBG
  • Usually 42.27% less expensive than YBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to YQB flights

Destination alternative #2: Mont Joli Airport (YYY) in Mont Joli

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from YBG
  • Usually 4.81% less expensive than YBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to YYY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 721 miles or 1160 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to YBG flight is about 2 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Saguenay?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from DCA to YBG.


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 YBG
Destination airport name Bagotville Airport
City Saguenay
Country Canada
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -71


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