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Cheap DTW to DCA Flights

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Detroit to Washington route information

Origin Airport Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Destination Airport Ronald Reagan Washington National
Airlines Serving American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue Airways, United
Flight Price $179
Distance 404 mi





Cheap DTW to DCA Flights

  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Detroit to Washington?
    Answer : Booking with Compass Airlines means you will arrive to Washington around the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 100% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin. It never hurts to be prepared. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Washington (DCA) from Detroit (DTW)?
    Answer : Cost can range from $140 to $911, prices for DTW to DCA do change more than most routes in the United States. Prices are usually less the further out you book.
  • Question : What is the cheapest airline flying from Detroit to Washington?
    Answer : Delta Air Lines is the leader in keeping prices down for passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $140 and, when compared to the more expensive bookings of $911, it's a terrific bargain.
  • Question : How long is the flight from DTW to DCA?
    Answer : American Airlines can get you there in one hour and 30 minutes. For example, if you were to leave Detroit at 10:43 AM EDT, you would arrive in Washington at 12:13 PM EDT. Just enough time if you want to catch up on your sleep before your plane touches down.
  • Question : What day of the week has the most flight time options?
    Answer : With 23 total flight time options, Saturday provides the most flexibility from DTW to DCA. However, with 19 flight times, Monday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Detroit to Washington?
    Answer : American Airlines currently holds the quickest travel time with one hour and 30 minutes. So, you would arrive in Washington at 12:13 PM EDT if you left Detroit at 10:43 AM EDT.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Washington?
    Answer : May 28th has bookings (as of May 27th) for as little as $140. That comes in 45% below the average price for this route. Saving on flight costs gives you more money to spend on your trip.