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-Maravilla 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, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, and Southwest Airlines. Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. have 159 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
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo

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 4.8 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 United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Alaska 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, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, San Francisco International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Philadelphia 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 Cancún International, McCarran International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Luis Muñoz Marín International, Logan International, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor 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, Santa Maria Public, Long Beach, Meadows Field, Santa Barbara Municipal.

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, Atlantic City International, Harrisburg International, Trenton–Mercer, Lehigh Valley International, Lancaster, Charlottesville–Albemarle, 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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