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Flights from Washington to Boston, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:46 AM

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Washington to Boston Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:46 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Washington to Boston. JetBlue & United frequently offer the best deals on Washington to Boston flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

JetBlue
WASBOS
Wed 11/16
nonstop
BOSWAS
Wed 11/30
nonstop
$91
Select
United
WASBOS
Wed 10/5
1 stop
BOSWAS
Wed 10/12
1 stop
$98
Select
United
WASBOS
Sat 10/8
1 stop
BOSWAS
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$98
Select
United
WASBOS
Thu 10/13
1 stop
BOSWAS
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$98
Select
United
WASBOS
Wed 10/26
1 stop
BOSWAS
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$98
Select
United
WASBOS
Thu 12/1
1 stop
BOSWAS
Sat 12/3
1 stop
$98
Select
American
WASBOS
Wed 10/19
nonstop
BOSWAS
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$131
Select

How Much is a Flight from Washington to Boston?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Washington to Boston, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $107.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Washington to Boston?

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 Washington to Boston 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 Washington to Boston?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $152 $136
7-14 days $152 $98
14-21 days $137 $98
21-30 days $124 $103
30-60 days $91 $98
60-90 days $124 $98
90+ days $137 $133

Cheapest Day To Fly from Washington to Boston

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Washington to Boston is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$98 $119 $91 $98 $103 $98 $137

Compare Flight Prices from Washington to Boston by Month

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 Washington to Boston flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Washington Boston United 9/29/16 10/4/16 1 $184
October Washington Boston United 10/5/16 10/12/16 1 $98
November Washington Boston JetBlue 11/16/16 11/30/16 0 $91
December Washington Boston United 12/1/16 12/3/16 1 $98
January Washington Boston United 1/10/17 1/17/17 1 $133
February Washington Boston American 2/2/17 2/2/17 0 $137
March Washington Boston American 3/11/17 3/19/17 0 $137
April Washington Boston American 4/7/17 4/9/17 0 $137

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Washington to Boston

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$157
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$157 $98
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$98 $98
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$98 $124
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$124 $137
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$137

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Washington to Boston

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 Washington to Boston is $134.

The average price for direct flights from Washington to Boston is $135.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Washington to Boston - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 16 16 16 16 16 5 14 06:30 22:00
JetBlue 14 14 13 13 14 11 14 06:00 20:56
United 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 08:16 22:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Washington to Boston

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 Washington to Boston. 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 Washington to Boston is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Washington to Boston is $117.

Washington to Boston Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Washington to Boston?
Answer: The average Washington to Boston flight time is an hour and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Boston from Washington?
Answer: The distance from Washington to Boston is 397 miles (638 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Washington to Boston?
Answer: There are 220 direct flights from Washington to Boston.
Question: What are the most popular Washington airlines for direct flights from Washington to Boston?
Answer: American Airlines provides 45% of the non-stop flights between Washington and Boston.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Washington to Boston?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Washington flying to Boston Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:46 AMNumber of routes searched: 260Number of itineraries searched: 1,274,788

Wondering which airlines fly out of Washington to Boston? We've gathered the average price of Washington airlines with flights to Boston. 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.

Washington to Boston
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American LGA
American PHL
United EWR
American BUF
Delta DTW
American JFK
Virgin America SFO
Alaska LAX
United CLE
Alaska SEA
United DEN
Delta CVG
United IAH

Washington to Boston Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Washington and Boston. 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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