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The cheapest times to fly from DCA to YXU are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • July 30th to December 9th

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 YXU is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $674 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $295 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to London

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to London (YXU) will usually cost between $377 to $599 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $372. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $588. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $217 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $451 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to YXU flight.

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

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DCA to YXU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to YXU flight is much 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 $0.78, which is above 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 $79 (15%) 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 $434. Return trip prices are from the YXU 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 YXU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 38 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 YXU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from YXU
  • Usually 51.39% less expensive than YXU
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to DTW flights

Destination alternative #2: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from YXU
  • Usually 48.61% less expensive than YXU
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to BUF flights

Destination alternative #3: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from YXU
  • Usually 45.84% less expensive than YXU
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to CLE flights

Destination alternative #4: Akron-Canton Regional Airport (CAK) in Akron, OH

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from YXU
  • Usually 46.17% less expensive than YXU
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to CAK flights

Destination alternative #5: Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ) in Toronto

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from YXU
  • Usually 44.17% less expensive than YXU
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to YYZ flights

Destination alternative #6: Bishop International Airport (FNT) in Flint, MI

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from YXU
  • Usually 45.50% less expensive than YXU
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to FNT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 360 miles or 579 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to YXU flight is about 1 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 38 available flights from DCA to YXU.

 

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 YXU
Destination airport name London Airport
City London
Country Canada
Latitude 43
Longitude -81.2

 

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