Lowest Fares from DC

by James Andrew Scott

Best and Lowest Washington, DC Airfares (IAD, DCA, BWI)

We’re Washington, DC-based, so we thought our sizable DC audience might benefit from a weekly posting of the best flight deals we could locate from Washington DC.  The best fares tend to be available on Tuesday so check back every Tuesday evening for our latest finds.  Fares change quickly–often maddeningly quickly–so our apologies in advance if the fare is not available when you click through.

This week’s (week of May 6 ) best fares from Washington (all fares are round-trip (RT)):

Seattle FARE WAR still on!  (Delta and United from $278 RT)  from BWI.  Late August thru October.   Kayak link.

More Seattle: A few dates each month on Frontier in September to December from $242 RT from DCA.   Kayak Link (Sept), Kayak Link (October)

Grand Cayman Island Rum Point Beach

Los Angeles from $318 RT from BWI.  Various dates in June from the 4th  to 17th.  Tuesday and Wednesday Travel from $318.  Thursday travel from $337.  Monday from $356.  AirTran.  Kayak Link

Grand Cayman Island from $312 RT from BWI.  US Airways.   Various dates from May 10 to June 11th.  Kayak Link

West Palm Beach, FL from $182 RT from IAD.  Delta.  Various dates from May 22 to November.  September is wide open.  Kayak Link (October)

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This week’s (week of April 29 ) best fares from Washington (all fares are round-trip (RT)):

Seattle FARE WAR!  (Delta and United from $275 RT)  from BWI.  Late August thru October.  A few dates in December.  Kayak link.

Seattle is One of the Lowest Fares from DC

Madrid from $803 RT from IAD.   Many dates in September and October.   From September 1.  Turkish Airlines.  Kayak Link   Turkish Airlines is a Star Alliance member, which includes United, US Airways, and Lufthansa, so this is a great opportunity to earn very usable miles.

Rome from $770 RT from IAD.  More dates from $797.   Various dates from September 2 to early October.  Turkish Airlines (again).  Kayak Link

Lowest fares from DC that AirfareWatchdog found (mostly domestic).

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This week’s (week of April 22) best fares from Washington (all fares are round-trip (RT)):

Lima, Peru from $355 RT from IAD.  September though December.  Nearly all dates available.  Aeromexico.  From Travelzoo /Fly.com.

Ft. Lauderdale from $178 RT from IAD.   Many dates in May to June 6.  JetBlue.   From AirFareWatchDog.

Istanbul, Turkey from $601 RT from IAD.  Many dates in September to October 22, leaving on Sunday to Thursday.   United.   Kayak Link.

 Oslo from $735 RT from IAD.   August 27 to October 1.  Many dates in September.  Turkish Airways.  Kayak Link.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam from $1121 RT from IAD.  September to early October.   ANA.  Kayak Link.    Note: This would be rainy season.

One of this week’s LivingSocial escapes is a 2 night stay at Clinton Hotel & Spa in Miami Beach.  Get this deal here.   The available dates for the LivingSocial deal are from now until June 30.   Happily, American Airlines is having a fare sale on tickets to Miami.   Round-trips from BWI are as low as $215 (most dates are still a low $236!)  Kayak fare link here.  The dates you book your deal with the hotel are subject to availability.   So book the hotel first!   TripBadger is not affiliated with LivingSocial and does not receive any compensation from LivingSocial.

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This week’s (week of April 15) best fares from Washington (all fares are round-trip (RT)):

Tokyo from $737 RT from IAD or DCA.  Delta.  Depart Today– May 2.  Google Flight Search Link

Tucson from $235 RT  from BWI.   American Airlines.   Many dates in May.  Fly out on Tues, Wed, Thurs, Sat. for best fares.  Kayak Link.

Denver from $268 RT from DCA.  Delta Airlines.  Fly as early as August 24.  Many dates in September.  Kayak Link.

San Juan from $228 RT from BWI.  Airtran.   Nonstop.  Nearly every day in September is available.  Kayak Link.

San Diego from $300 RT from BWI.  United.  Depart May 2, 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14 for lowest fares.  Kayak Link.

Puerto Vallarta from $518 RT from IAD.  AeroMexico.   October.  Based on 6 night Stay.  Depart on green dates shown below.  Kayak Link.

One of this week’s LivingSocial escapes is a 5, 6, or 7 night stay at  Costa Sur Resort & Spa in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.  Get that deal here.  October would be a great time to use this deal based on the great airfare we found available.  The weather should be nice!   The LivingSocial deal is valid through December 20, 2012, though the dates you book your deal with the hotel are subject to availability.   So book the hotel first!   TripBadger is not affiliated with LivingSocial and does not receive any compensation from LivingSocial.