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Travelers usually depart from John Glenn Columbus International, Rickenbacker International, Columbus, OH Bus station, or Columbus Greyhound Station when they travel from Columbus 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 Columbus and Washington, D.C. is 481 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Allegiant Air, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. Columbus and Washington, D.C. have 352 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 Columbus to Washington, D.C.

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Allegiant AirAAYG4NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Columbus and Washington, D.C. takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Columbus and Washington, D.C.?
The flight distance between Columbus and Washington, D.C. is 481 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Columbus and Washington, D.C.?
Several carriers operate flights between Columbus and Washington, D.C.. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Columbus?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Columbus and Orlando, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, London, Austin, Tampa, Atlanta, San Diego, New York, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Dallas, Paris, Sarasota, Savannah, Fort Myers, Raleigh, Boston.
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, Atlanta, Austin, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, London, Fort Lauderdale, Chicago, San Diego, Houston, Seattle, New Orleans, Boston, Paris, Dallas, Tampa.
Which airports are there in Columbus?
Columbus is mainly served by John Glenn Columbus International. But there are other airports nearby, including Rickenbacker International, Columbus Air Force Base.
What airports are near Columbus?
The main airport in Columbus is John Glenn Columbus International. It is also served by Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Cleveland Hopkins International, Pittsburgh International, Fort Wayne International, Akron–Canton, Dayton International, Yeager, Tri-State, North Central West Virginia, Toledo Express.
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, Atlantic City International, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, New Castle Airport, Hagerstown Regional, Lancaster.
What buses and trains depart from Columbus?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Columbus, including Barons Bus, Miller Transportation, Hoosier ride.
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