Question : Can you cut down on flight costs by changing the day of the week you travel to Washington?
Answer : In June, the cheapest day to fly is Sunday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.
Question : Who's offering the cheapest round-trip flight to Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) over the coming months?
Answer : American Airlines is your best bet for finding that coveted low fare. They're offering fares as low as $831, while prices for other flights are as high as $3,751.
Question : How many days should you spend in Washington?
Answer : The average time spent in Washington by travelers from Shanghai is six days.
Question : Do prices fluctuate more for this route than others?
Answer : Ranging anywhere from $831 to $3,751, prices for SHA to DCA do change a lot more than the majority of routes from China. However, the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.
Question : Have you considered flying out of an airport besides Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)?
Answer : Departing from Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is not the only way to get to Ronald Reagan National Airport. Try searching for flights from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) as well. Over the next two months, flights from PVG to DCA are being booked 43% cheaper than flights from SHA to DCA. Being only 28 miles away, it's easily accessible for most.
Question : What day in the next four weeks has the best fares?
Answer : Jun 4th has seen bookings (as of May 22nd) as cheap as $831. That comes in 46% below the average price for this route. Saving on flight fares means you'll have more cash to spend on your trip.