The cheapest times to fly from MVD to DCA are
- January 22nd to June 17th (except the weeks of February 19th, April 2nd, May 7th, and May 14th)
- July 9th to September 2nd (except the week of July 23rd)
- October 29th to November 11th
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 MVD to DCA is late April. Prices can be as high as $4758 for Thursday flights during early to mid September, or as low as $676 for Monday flights around late April.
When to Fly to Washington
Flying from Montevideo (MVD) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $720 to $2303 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $810. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid September, with an average price of $2465. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1655 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1051 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MVD to DCA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MVD to DCA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MVD to DCA flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Montevideo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DCA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into MVD. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Montevideo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $335 (22%) 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 $997. Return trip prices are from the DCA to MVD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MVD 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 10 hour 28 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 MVD to DCA while comparing.
- 24 miles (39 km) away from DCA
- Usually 15.37% less expensive than DCA
- 1-layover flights available
- 30 miles (48 km) away from DCA
- Usually 6.95% less expensive than DCA
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking MVD 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 MVD to DCA — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $890
- Average savings: $162 (15.37%)
- Price for both tickets: $942
- Average savings: $109 (10.37%)
- Price for both tickets: $1036
- Average savings: $15 (1.43%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MVD to DCA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, Delta, Gol, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Carrasco International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5265 miles or 8473 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MVD to DCA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MVD to DCA flight is about 10 hour 28 minutes.
How many flights go between Montevideo and Washington, DC?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from MVD to DCA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Carrasco International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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