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Flights from Boston to Washington, United States Last modified: Dec 2, 2016 0:58 -05:00

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Boston to Washington Last modified: Dec 2, 2016 0:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,425,658,413 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Boston to Washington. JetBlue & United frequently offer the best deals on Boston to Washington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

JetBlue
BOSWAS
Wed 1/4
nonstop
WASBOS
Thu 1/12
nonstop
United
BOSWAS
Tue 1/10
1 stop
WASBOS
Tue 1/17
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Boston to Washington? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Boston to Washington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $90.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Boston to Washington?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Boston to Washington based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Boston to Washington? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Boston to Washington.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $97 $114
7-14 days $97 $104
14-21 days $89 $168
21-30 days $134 $200
30-60 days $85 $98
60-90 days $85 $146
90+ days $97 $144

Cheapest Day To Fly from Boston to Washington Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 28,433,322,629 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Boston to Washington is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$85 $85 $85 $89 $90 $89 $104

Compare Flight Prices from Boston to Washington by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Boston to Washington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Boston Washington JetBlue 12/20/16 1/4/17 0 $89
January Boston Washington JetBlue 1/4/17 1/12/17 0 $85
February Boston Washington JetBlue 2/1/17 2/2/17 0 $85
March Boston Washington JetBlue 3/2/17 3/5/17 0 $97
April Boston Washington JetBlue 4/27/17 5/1/17 0 $97
May Boston Washington JetBlue 5/4/17 5/6/17 0 $97
June Boston Washington JetBlue 6/8/17 6/12/17 0 $141
July Boston Washington JetBlue 7/20/17 7/23/17 0 $144

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Boston to Washington Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Boston to Washington. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$114
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$114 $97
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$97 $273
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$273 $217
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$217 $90
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$90

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Boston to Washington Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Boston to Washington is $168.

The average price for direct flights from Boston to Washington is $132.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Boston to Washington.

Weekly Direct Flights from Boston to Washington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 5 2 3 06:00 20:00
JetBlue 10 10 10 10 10 7 8 06:10 18:35
United 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 05:42 19:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Boston to Washington Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Boston to Washington. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Boston to Washington is $74.

The average price for round trip flights from Boston to Washington is $118.

Boston to Washington Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Boston to Washington?
Answer: The average Boston to Washington flight time is an hour and 42 minutes.
Question: How far is Washington from Boston?
Answer: The distance from Boston to Washington is 397 miles (638 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Boston to Washington?
Answer: There are 116 direct flights from Boston to Washington.
Question: What are the most popular Boston airlines for direct flights from Boston to Washington?
Answer: JetBlue Airways provides 55% of the non-stop flights between Boston and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Boston to Washington?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Boston flying to Washington Last modified: Dec 2, 2016 0:58 -05:00Number of routes searched: 245Number of itineraries searched: 1,460,079

Wondering which airlines fly out of Boston to Washington? We've gathered the average price of Boston airlines with flights to Washington. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Boston to Washington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
JetBlue -
United -
American CLT
American DFW
American JFK
American MIA
Alaska LAX
Alaska SAN
Alaska SEA
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue JAX
JetBlue MCO
JetBlue JFK
Delta ATL
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Delta JFK
Delta RDU
United EWR
United IAH
United ORD
United CLE
Virgin America LAX
Virgin America SFO

Boston to Washington Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Boston and Washington. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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