Question : How long do most people visit Washington?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly six days.
Question : If you’re booking BHM to DCA, how many different choices of departure times do you have?
Answer : Each day is different, but on average, you can expect to see three available departure times. That is lower than the national average of five.
Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get from BHM to DCA as quickly as possible?
Answer : If you're able to take the shortest direct flight (which is offered by American Airlines), you will be able to leave BHM at 11:00 AM CDT and get to DCA at 1:54 PM EDT (one hour and 54 minutes). Remember, there is a one-hour time change.
Question : How often are flights late from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) to Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA)?
Answer : The Birmingham to Washington route has a 75% on-time rate, ranking in the 53rd percentile worldwide in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. If a flight is delayed, though, expect an average of over half an hour added to your flight time.
Question : Which airline is giving the best deals for round-trip flights from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) to Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA)?
Answer : American Airlines is the leader in keeping costs down for their passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $220, which is quite a deal when compared to the high-end bookings of $835.
Question : Is there a preferred airline for getting to Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) on time?
Answer : The current leader is Air Wisconsin with an 80% on-time rate. Stick to Air Wisconsin and you won't spend more time in airports than you have to. Note that if they do have a delay, it usually lasts about half an hour.
Question : What's the likelihood of you being delayed on this route?
Answer : Using the combined on-time percentage and average delay breakdown, Birmingham to Washington currently has a 3 out of a possible 5 star rating. A 3-star rating means you should feel slightly worried about getting to Washington on time.