This chart lists the lowest generally available round-trip fares from at least one of the three Washington area airports -- Reagan National, Washington-Dulles International and Baltimore/Washington International -- for departures Aug. 1-7. Flights are nonstop or direct (stopover with no change of planes) except for some international flights. For ticket information, or to purchase tickets, call the individual airlines, not The Washington Post. For recorded information on how best to use this chart, call 202-334-7591.
Bargain of the Week
Southwest Airlines is offering a $99-or-less sale to anywhere it flies. For $99 each way, you can fly between BWI and the West Coast, including Los Angeles. You must travel between Aug. 16 and Dec. 6. During the month of September, you can fly to cities in Florida for $59 each way. All tickets must be purchased by July 28.
Depart Washington Aug. 1-7
AA, TW, UA, US
AA, WN, UA, US
FL, DL, UA, US
Rio de Janeiro
AA, NW, UA
Fares, which were researched Thursday, may change without notice, do not apply to all seats on all flights and are subject to restrictions. Most require advance purchase, are available only on midweek departures and require a Saturday night stay. Certain airport taxes and surcharges are not included. Contact airlines or a travel agent for fare details and airports of arrival and departure.
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