DCA Duty Free Shopping 2014

Duty Free Americas Shopping

I stopped by the Ronald Reagan Airport (DCA) at Washington DC during the summer of 2014 and had some time to snap a couple of pictures of Duty Free Americas alcohol prices. I also have a chart of prices and savings compared against LCBO in Canada.

Biggest Savings Percentage

2. Smirnoff Vodka – 55.13%

Smirnoff Vodka
Duty Free Price: $13.50 USD ($27 USD for 2)
LCBO 1L Equivalent Price: $34.60 CAD
Savings Percentage: 55.13%
Savings Amount: $19

1. Captain Morgan Spiced Rum – 60%

Captain Morgan Spiced Rum
Duty Free Price: $13.50 USD ($27 USD for 2)
LCBO 1L Equivalent Price: $38.60 CAD
Savings Percentage: 60%
Savings Amount: $23

Yup, for Canucks, you are getting over half off when you buy this on promotion at Duty Free Americas. The LCBO equivalent 750 mL costs $28.95 CAD which amounts to $38.60 CAD for a litre.

Duty Free Prices:

Below are the complete promotional prices they are running at the shop.

Duty Free Americas DCA

Duty Free Americas DCA

Duty Free Americas DCA

Price Chart

I have also included the entire price analysis. All savings percent and amounts are adjusted for $1.15 CAD to US exchange rate.

Alcohol Brand
Price (1L USD)
LCBO Price (1L CAD)
Savings %
Savings $
Exchange Rate:1.15
Johnnie Walker Red Label$18.00$39.9348.16%$19.23
Johnnie Walker Black Label$35.00$73.2645.06%$33.01
Johnnie Walker Gold Label$44.50$106.6051.99%$55.43
Ron Zacapa Rum$44.50$106.6051.99%$55.43
Crown Royal Whisky$22.50$38.6032.97%$12.73
Parrot Bay Coconut Rum$13.50$29.2746.95%$13.74
Captain Morgan Spiced Rum$13.50$38.6059.78%$23.08
Smirnoff Vodka$13.50$34.6055.13%$19.08
Tanqueray Gin$21.00$37.2735.20%$13.12
Ketel One Vodka$21.00$45.2746.65%$21.12
Bailey's Irish Cream$21.00$39.9339.52%$15.78
Bushmills Irish Whiskey$22.50$41.2737.30%$15.39

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