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Travelers usually depart from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, New Orleans, LA-Charles Poydras, or New Orleans-Canal Charles Greyhound station when they travel from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.. Book your trip to arrive at Washington Dulles International, Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington DC - Parking Convention Center DC. The distance between New Orleans and Washington, D.C. is 1607 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines. New Orleans and Washington, D.C. have 345 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 New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New Orleans and Washington, D.C. takes around 2.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between New Orleans and Washington, D.C.?
The flight distance between New Orleans and Washington, D.C. is 1607 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New Orleans and Washington, D.C.?
Several carriers operate flights between New Orleans and Washington, D.C.. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and London, Austin, Toronto, Manchester, New York, Las Vegas, Nashville, Orlando, Boston, Dublin, Denver, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Raleigh, Fort Lauderdale, San Francisco, Paris, Phoenix, Vancouver, Ottawa.
What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and London, Manchester, Toronto, San Salvador, Birmingham, Athens, San Juan, Orlando, Manila, Tallinn, San Francisco, Boston, Hyderabad, Los Angeles, Denver, Edinburgh, Bangkok, Taipei, Chicago, Dublin.
What airports are near New Orleans?
The main airport in New Orleans is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International. It is also served by Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Lafayette Regional, Mobile Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.
What airports are near Washington, D.C.?
The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Baltimore–Washington International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Norfolk International, Richmond International, Trenton–Mercer, Atlantic City International, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, New Castle Airport, Altoona–Blair County, Lancaster.
What buses and trains depart from New Orleans?
A number of bus and train companies depart from New Orleans, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between New Orleans and Washington, D.C.?
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