Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C.

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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, Los Angeles union station, Los Angeles Union Station, or Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak when they travel from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. is 3744 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. have 208 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Washington, D.C., consider visiting Lincoln Memorial, and National Mall.

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Check-in for a flight from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C.

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. takes around 4.9 hours.

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

The flight distance between Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. is 3744 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and McCarran International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, San Francisco International, George Bush Intercontinental, Seattle–Tacoma International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, Salt Lake City International, Nashville 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, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, Luis Muñoz Marín International, Tampa International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International.

What airports are near Los Angeles?

The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Tijuana International, San Diego International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Ontario International, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field.

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, Hagerstown Regional, Altoona–Blair County.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.

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