Flights from San Francisco to Washington DC

Search and find cheap flights from San Francisco to Washington DC (United States, North America)
Search and find cheap flights from San Francisco to Washington DC (United States, North America)

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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — Washington DC is approximately 60 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on San Francisco to Washington DC flights are available 2 to 4 months prior to departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Washington DC from San Francisco is June and October. Most expensive are November and December.
San Francisco to Washington DC flights are currently cheapest between September and October.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, US Airways, Sun Country Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to Washington DC with either US Airways, Sun Country Airlines or Delta Air Lines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
US Airways
+13%
Sun Country Airlines
+16%
Delta Air Lines
+19%
Frontier Airlines
+23%
Major US Carrier
+37%
American Airlines
+38%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to Washington DC flights are approximately 5% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon.
Morning flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly San Francisco Intl - Baltimore for the best San Francisco to Washington DC flight prices saving up to 1% on average.
San Francisco Intl - Baltimore tends to be 1% cheaper than San Francisco Intl - Dulles Intl.
momondo compares flights to Washington DC from San Francisco from 46 different sites.
Impact on price
San Francisco Intl-Baltimore
+0%
San Francisco Intl-R Reagan Nat
+3%
San Francisco Intl-Dulles Intl
+5%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from San Francisco Intl to Washington DC all week with a flight time of 4 hours 50 minutes.
Direct flights available: 311 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Francisco Intl - Love Field - R Reagan Nat, San Francisco Intl - Sky Harbor Intl - R Reagan Nat and San Francisco Intl - O'Hare Intl - Baltimore.
You can fly from San Francisco Intl to Washington DC indirect via Love Field, Sky Harbor Intl or O'Hare Intl.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
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Wednesday
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Washington DC from San Francisco
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 12
406 USD
CFOneTravel
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 50min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jun 29 - Jul 4
435 USD
GotoGateUSMob
SFO SFO
7h 10min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 50min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 3
499 USD
Cheapoair
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 50min
Direct
SFO SFO

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Washington DC
Return trip
Jun 29 - Jul 3
406 USD
CrystalTravelUS
SFO SFO
7h 23min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
7h 35min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jun 29 - Jul 4
435 USD
GotoGateUSMob
SFO SFO
7h 10min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 50min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jun 29 - Jul 8
476 USD
GoToGateUS
SFO SFO
7h 10min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 45min
Direct
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Washington DC
Return trip
Jul 12 - Jul 19
277 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 50min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jul 12 - Jul 17
360 USD
Smartfares
SFO SFO
6h 38min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
10h 19min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jul 12 - Jul 27
362 USD
Cheapoair
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 50min
Direct
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 5
353 USD
TravelgenioUS
WAS WAS
17h 5min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
8h 53min
1 stop
WAS WAS
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 9
398 USD
ExploreTripDom
WAS WAS
10h 17min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
19h 31min
2 stops
WAS WAS
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 2
407 USD
OneTravel
WAS WAS
5h 50min
Direct
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
WAS WAS

Weather forecast for Washington DC

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So what's it going to cost once you're in Washington DC

Compare the costs of everyday items in San Francisco and Washington DC
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
San Francisco
4.33 USD
-2%
Washington DC
4.41 USD
Cappuccino is 1.8% more expensive in Washington DC than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
15.07 USD
%
Washington DC
15.07 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
3.98 USD
4%
Washington DC
3.83 USD
Milk is 3.7% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.51 USD
-10%
Washington DC
2.77 USD
Bus is 10% more expensive in Washington DC than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
14.07 USD
7%
Washington DC
13.07 USD
movie theater is 7.1% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
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