Cheap flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.

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Travelers usually depart from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Atlanta Bus Station, Atlanta-Civic Center Bus stop, or Atlanta - Peachtree when they travel from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.. Book your trip to arrive at Washington Dulles International, Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington Union Station, or Washington-Rosslyn. The distance between Atlanta and Washington, D.C. is 859 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. Atlanta and Washington, D.C. have 193 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Washington, D.C., consider visiting Lincoln Memorial, and National Mall.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Atlanta and Washington, D.C. takes around 1.7 hours.

What is the flight distance between Atlanta and Washington, D.C.?

The flight distance between Atlanta and Washington, D.C. is 859 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Atlanta and Washington, D.C.?

Several carriers operate flights between Atlanta and Washington, D.C.. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Atlanta?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Atlanta and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Miami International, Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, O Hare International, Philadelphia International, Raleigh–Durham International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and Miami International, LaGuardia, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, Tampa International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, San Diego International.

Which airports are there in Atlanta?

Atlanta is mainly served by Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. But there are other airports nearby, including DeKalb–Peachtree.

What airports are near Atlanta?

The main airport in Atlanta is Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. It is also served by McGhee Tyson, Greenville–Spartanburg International, Chattanooga Metropolitan, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International, Middle Georgia Regional, Southwest Georgia Regional, Augusta Regional, Athens Ben Epps, Columbus Metropolitan, Montgomery Regional.

What airports are near Washington, D.C.?

The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Washington Dulles International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Norfolk International, Richmond International, Trenton–Mercer, Atlantic City International, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, Lancaster, Altoona–Blair County, Shenandoah Valley Regional.

What buses and trains depart from Atlanta?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Atlanta, including Greyhound.

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