The cheapest times to fly from HIJ to DCA are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to April 22nd
  • May 14th to May 27th
  • June 18th to July 8th

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 HIJ to DCA is mid November. Prices can be as high as $3359 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1331 for Monday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Hiroshima (HIJ) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $1333 to $1748 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1380. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $3359. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1979 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1425 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIJ to DCA flight.

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

HIJ to DCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIJ to DCA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Hiroshima. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Hiroshima. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $215 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1406. Return trip prices are from the DCA to HIJ 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 HIJ to DCA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 37 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 HIJ to DCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 7.16% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See HIJ to BWI flights

Destination alternative #2: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 2.81% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See HIJ to IAD flights


Flight Hacking HIJ 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 HIJ to DCA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Shanghai (HIJ > PVG > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1242
  • Average savings: $184 (12.88%)

See HIJ to HKG flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (HIJ > HKG > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1264
  • Average savings: $161 (11.3%)

See HIJ to PVG flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (HIJ > LAX > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1416
  • Average savings: $10 (0.67%)

See HIJ to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, China Eastern, Delta, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7021 miles or 11299 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIJ to DCA flight is about 13 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Hiroshima and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from HIJ to DCA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIJ
Origination airport name Hiroshima Airport
City Hiroshima
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 132.9

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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