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The cheapest times to fly from DOH to DCA are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 13th to December 16th

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 DOH to DCA is early November. Prices can be as high as $2579 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $896 for Sunday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Doha (DOH) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $951 to $1444 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $944. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1762. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $818 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1252 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DOH to DCA flight.

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

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DOH to DCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DOH to DCA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Doha. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DCA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DOH. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Doha. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $60 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1199. Return trip prices are from the DCA to DOH 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 DOH to DCA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 24 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 DOH to DCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 3.12% less expensive than DCA
  • Nonstop flights available

See DOH to IAD flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 1.04% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DOH to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 1.04% less expensive than DCA
  • Nonstop flights available

See DOH to PHL flights

 

Flight Hacking DOH to DCA

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 DOH to DCA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (DOH > SAW > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $899
  • Average savings: $353 (28.19%)

See DOH to AMS flights

Hack #2: Amsterdam (DOH > AMS > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $991
  • Average savings: $262 (20.89%)

See DOH to SAW flights

Hack #3: Vienna (DOH > VIE > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1007
  • Average savings: $246 (19.61%)

See DOH to VIE flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6900 miles or 11104 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DOH to DCA flight is about 13 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Doha and Washington, DC?

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

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code DOH
Origination airport name Doha International Airport
City Doha
Country Qatar
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 51.6

Return Airport

Destination code DCA
Destination airport name Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77

 

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