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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Expect to pay
375 USD for flights from San Francisco to Washington DC leaving on 7/9/2017 and returning on 8/11/2017
Low 301 USD
375 USD
High 740 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — Washington DC is approximately 45 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 September and October. Most expensive are July and December.
San Francisco to Washington DC flights are currently cheapest between July and August.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Frontier Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and Airtran Airways are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to Washington DC with either Frontier Airlines, Sun Country Airlines or Airtran Airways.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Frontier Airlines
+7%
Sun Country Airlines
+7%
Airtran Airways
+9%
US Airways
+12%
American Airlines
+14%
Delta Air Lines
+14%
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 47 different sites.
Impact on price
San Francisco Intl-Baltimore
+0%
San Francisco Intl-R Reagan Nat
+4%
San Francisco Intl-Dulles Intl
+6%
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: 318 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Francisco Intl - Sky Harbor Intl - R Reagan Nat, San Francisco Intl - O'Hare Intl - Baltimore and San Francisco Intl - Seattle Tacoma - Baltimore.
You can fly from San Francisco Intl to Washington DC indirect via Sky Harbor Intl, O'Hare Intl or Seattle Tacoma.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Washington DC from San Francisco
Return trip
May 11 - May 14
390 USD
CheapTicketsDeal
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 47min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 1 - May 4
465 USD
ExploreTripDom
SFO SFO
5h 9min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 58min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 14 - May 21
533 USD
CheapBestFares
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
May 1 - May 4
465 USD
ExploreTripDom
SFO SFO
5h 9min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
5h 58min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 3 - Jun 28
479 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
9h 24min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
10h 25min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Apr 30 - Aug 31
530 USD
Smartfares
SFO SFO
14h 33min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
18h 2min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Washington DC
Return trip
May 14 - May 20
376 USD
Smartfares
SFO SFO
7h 25min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
18h 21min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 14 - May 15
399 USD
Smartfares
SFO SFO
16h 19min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
18h 21min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
May 14 - May 19
406 USD
EDreamsUS
SFO SFO
16h 19min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
17h 5min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Return trip
May 1 - May 9
314 USD
FlyingCOM
WAS WAS
8h 2min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
6h 59min
1 stop
WAS WAS
Return trip
May 1 - May 8
314 USD
FlyingCOM
WAS WAS
8h 2min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
9h 56min
1 stop
WAS WAS
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 18
333 USD
OneTravel
WAS WAS
7h 47min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
7h 25min
1 stop
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
4.28 USD
-2%
Washington DC
4.37 USD
Cappuccino is 2% more expensive in Washington DC than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
15.04 USD
%
Washington DC
15.04 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.13 USD
6%
Washington DC
3.9 USD
Milk is 5.5% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.25 USD
-22%
Washington DC
2.76 USD
Bus is 22% more expensive in Washington DC than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
13.54 USD
4%
Washington DC
13.04 USD
movie theater is 3.7% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
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