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Washington, D.C. travel tips

1) Learn the history of Washington at its city museum

The Washington City Museum is a project of the Metropolitan Historical Society. Fascinating exhibits of the museum will reveal the life of this amazing city, saturated with power and might.

2) Taxis in Washington are very expensive – you better use Uber

Uber, Lyft, and Via are the cheapest ways to get around Washington by car. Regular taxis start at $3.60 (€3) for mounting and $3.30 per mile (1.6 kilometres).

3) Washington DC is a street food paradise

At lunchtime, all office workers go out on the streets in search of lunch. That is why food trucks are so popular in Washington – they can be found in almost all central parks. Typically, they sell hot dogs, Chinese food, or fries.

Travelers usually depart from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Atlanta Bus Station, Atlanta - Peachtree, or Atlanta-Civic Center Bus stop 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, DC - Union Station, or Washington DC - Parking Convention Center DC. The distance between Atlanta and Washington, D.C. is 928 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Atlanta and Washington, D.C. have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Washington, D.C., consider visiting National Mall, and Lincoln Memorial.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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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 928 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 American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Atlanta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Atlanta and New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Orlando, Denver, London, Miami, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Chicago, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Paris, San Juan, Seattle, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Mexico City, San Diego, Sacramento.
What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and Denver, San Francisco, Orlando, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Austin, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, London, Fort Lauderdale, Chicago, San Diego, Houston, Seattle, New Orleans, Boston, Paris, Dallas, Tampa, Miami.
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, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International, Chattanooga Metropolitan, Southwest Georgia Regional, Columbus Metropolitan, Augusta Regional, Middle Georgia Regional, Montgomery Regional, Athens Ben Epps.
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, Trenton–Mercer, Richmond International, Harrisburg International, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley International, Lancaster, Altoona–Blair County, New Castle Airport.
What buses and trains depart from Atlanta?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Atlanta, including Southeastern Stages.
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