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The cheapest times to fly from NGS to DCA are

  • January 15th to April 15th (except the weeks of March 12th and March 19th)
  • May 7th to July 15th (except the week of July 2nd)
  • November 5th to December 2nd (except the week of November 12th)

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 NGS to DCA is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $2138 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1376 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.

 

When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Nagasaki (NGS) to Washington, DC (DCA) will usually cost between $1376 to $1736 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $1429. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1772. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $343 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1469 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NGS to DCA flight.

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

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NGS to DCA Flight Prices

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

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DCA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into NGS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Nagasaki. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $205 (12%) 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 $1410. Return trip prices are from the DCA to NGS 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 NGS 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 55 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 NGS 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 9.73% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See NGS to BWI flights

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

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 5.72% less expensive than DCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See NGS to IAD flights

Destination alternative #3: Norfolk International Airport (ORF) in Norfolk, VA

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 4.22% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See NGS to ORF flights

Destination alternative #4: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from DCA
  • Usually 0.95% less expensive than DCA
  • 2-layover flights available

See NGS to PHL flights

 

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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1251
  • Average savings: $218 (14.84%)

See NGS to HKG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1312
  • Average savings: $157 (10.69%)

See NGS to PVG flights

Hack #3: Tokyo (NGS > NRT > DCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1333
  • Average savings: $136 (9.26%)

See NGS to NRT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, 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 Nagasaki Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7184 miles or 11561 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NGS to DCA flight is about 13 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Nagasaki and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from NGS to DCA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeNGS
Origination airport nameNagasaki Airport
CityNagasaki
CountryJapan
Latitude32.9
Longitude129.9

Return Airport

Destination codeDCA
Destination airport nameRonald Reagan Washington National Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States
Latitude38.9
Longitude-77

 

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