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 3/30/2017 and returning on 4/28/2017
Low 273 USD
375 USD
High 744 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — Washington DC is approximately 54 days to departure.
San Francisco to Washington DC flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Washington DC from San Francisco is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
San Francisco to Washington DC flights are currently cheapest between March and April.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Sun Country Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to Washington DC with either American Airlines, Frontier Airlines or Sun Country Airlines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
American Airlines
+1%
Frontier Airlines
+1%
Sun Country Airlines
+2%
Airtran Airways
+4%
US Airways
+6%
Delta Air Lines
+7%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to Washington DC flights are approximately 1% more expensive in the morning than in the evening.
Morning flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Monday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Monday 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.
We scan 43 sites offering flights from San Francisco to Washington DC to find all the best options.
Impact on price
San Francisco Intl-Baltimore
+0%
San Francisco Intl-R Reagan Nat
+5%
San Francisco Intl-Dulles Intl
+8%
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: 366 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Francisco Intl - Logan Intl - Dulles Intl, San Francisco Intl - Douglas - Dulles Intl - Dulles Intl and San Francisco Intl - O'Hare Intl - Baltimore.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from San Francisco Intl to Washington DC include Logan Intl, Douglas and O'Hare Intl.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Washington DC from San Francisco
Return trip
Feb 18 - Feb 27
307 USD
FlyFarUS
SFO SFO
4h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
6h 0min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 19 - Feb 26
307 USD
FlyFarUS
SFO SFO
4h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
6h 0min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Mar 11 - Mar 16
395 USD
CheapBestFares
SFO SFO
5h 15min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
6h 0min
Direct
SFO SFO

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Washington DC
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 23
671 USD
KiwiUS
SFO SFO
10h 0min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
31h 3min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 22
702 USD
EDreamsUS
SFO SFO
14h 35min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
21h 49min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 22
860 USD
KiwiUS
SFO SFO
18h 5min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
31h 3min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Washington DC
Return trip
Jan 31 - Feb 5
231 USD
JustFly
SFO SFO
8h 0min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
19h 0min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Jan 31 - Feb 6
237 USD
BookairfareUS
SFO SFO
8h 0min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
19h 0min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 1 - Feb 8
240 USD
EDreamsUS
SFO SFO
8h 0min
1 stop
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
19h 0min
1 stop
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 21
236 USD
FlyFarUS
WAS WAS
8h 14min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
7h 8min
1 stop
WAS WAS
Return trip
Jan 18 - Apr 28
305 USD
EDreamsUS
WAS WAS
19h 3min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
9h 24min
1 stop
WAS WAS
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 23
311 USD
FlylinkUS
WAS WAS
28h 48min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
14h 35min
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
4.21 USD
-3%
Washington DC
4.32 USD
Cappuccino is 2.5% more expensive in Washington DC than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
15.06 USD
%
Washington DC
15.06 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
4.38 USD
7%
Washington DC
4.06 USD
Milk is 7.3% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.26 USD
-33%
Washington DC
3.01 USD
Bus is 33% more expensive in Washington DC than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
13.05 USD
%
Washington DC
13.05 USD
movie theater is 0% cheaper in Washington DC than San Francisco
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