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Washington, D.C. travel tips

1) Visit Washington Cathedral in a neo-gothic style

The building is made of light sandstone in the best traditions of the neo-gothic style. The height of the cathedral is 91 m, and the construction lasted 83 years. More than 200 windows of the cathedral are decorated with mosaics. One of them is known all over the world because of the inlaid fragment of the moonstone. Many famous personalities are buried in the cathedral: Woodrow Wilson, Ronald Reagan, Helen Adams, Dwight Eisenhower, etc.

2) If you are travelling by bus in Washington, pay the exact amount or use a Smart Trip card

There is a widespread bus network in Washington, but drivers do not give change. Therefore, you either have to pay the exact amount ($2) or use your Smart Trip card, which you can buy and replenish at any metro station.

3) You can visit most of the Washington museums for free

If you are in Washington for a few days and want to see the main attractions, you don't have to spend a dime on it. Almost all museums and monuments in Washington DC are free.

Travelers usually depart from Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Phoenix–Mesa Gateway, Phoenix, AZ - Tufesa, Phoenix, AZ Greyhound Bus stop, or Phoenix Airport when they travel from Phoenix to Washington, D.C.. Book your trip to arrive at Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington DC - Parking Convention Center DC. The distance between Phoenix and Washington, D.C. is 3145 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Phoenix and Washington, D.C. have 376 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Washington, D.C., consider visiting National Mall, Lincoln Memorial, and Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Phoenix to Washington, D.C.?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Phoenix and Washington, D.C. takes around 4.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Phoenix and Washington, D.C.?
The flight distance between Phoenix and Washington, D.C. is 3145 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Phoenix and Washington, D.C.?
Several carriers operate flights between Phoenix and Washington, D.C.. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Phoenix?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Phoenix and London, Edmonton, Detroit, Las Vegas, Winnipeg, Calgary, San Francisco, Manchester, San Jose, Austin, Minneapolis, Portland, Houston, Chicago, St. Louis, New York, Denver, Paris, Boston, Orlando.
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.
Which airports are there in Phoenix?
Phoenix is mainly served by Phoenix Sky Harbor International. But there are other airports nearby, including Phoenix–Mesa Gateway, Phoenix Deer Valley Airport.
What airports are near Phoenix?
The main airport in Phoenix is Phoenix Sky Harbor International. It is also served by Tucson International, Show Low Regional, Flagstaff Pulliam, Ernest A. Love Field, Marana Regional Airport.
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, Harrisburg International, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley International, New Castle Airport, Lancaster, Charlottesville–Albemarle.
What buses and trains depart from Phoenix?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Phoenix, including Greyhound.
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