The cheapest times to fly from MAU to DCA are

  • March 26th to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • July 2nd to July 22nd
  • October 22nd to November 4th

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 MAU to DCA is late October. Prices can be as high as $5339 for Friday flights during mid May, or as low as $2937 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Maupiti (MAU) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $3025 to $3729 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $2942. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $4025. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1083 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3582 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAU to DCA flight.

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

MAU to DCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAU to DCA flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Maupiti. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $436 (12%) 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 $3135. Return trip prices are from the DCA to MAU 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 MAU 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 12 hour 5 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 MAU to DCA while comparing.

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

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 13.23% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See MAU to IAD flights


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MAU > LAX > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $3024
  • Average savings: $558 (15.58%)

See MAU to SJC flights

Hack #2: San Jose, CA (MAU > SJC > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $3214
  • Average savings: $368 (10.27%)

See MAU to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (MAU > SFO > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $3257
  • Average savings: $325 (9.07%)

See MAU to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6165 miles or 9922 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAU to DCA flight is about 12 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Maupiti and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from MAU to DCA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAU
Origination airport name Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport
City Maupiti
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.4
Longitude -152.3

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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