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Boston to Washington DC Flights

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Selected fares from Boston to Washington DC

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
BOS WAS Sun, Sep 14 - Sun, Sep 21 $159
BOS WAS Sat, Sep 6 - Wed, Sep 10 $161
BOS WAS Sat, Oct 11 - Tue, Oct 14 $165
BOS WAS Wed, Sep 3 - Wed, Sep 10 $166
BOS WAS Thu, Sep 11 - Mon, Sep 15 $180
BOS WAS Wed, Sep 3 - Wed, Sep 10 $182
BOS WAS Thu, Oct 30 - Sun, Nov 2 $728

Boston and Washington DC airports and terminals

Airports in Boston MA, US
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    Boston Logan Airport (BOS)

    Distance from City Center: 3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from BOS to WAS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal B American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal C United Airlines, jetBlue
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Airports in Washington DC DC, US
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    Reagan National Airport (DCA)

    Distance from City Center: 3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from BOS to DCA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal A jetBlue
    Terminal C American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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    Dulles Airport (IAD)

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from BOS to IAD

    Carriers
    United Airlines, jetBlue
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Cheap flights from Boston to Washington DC

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Featured Washington DC Airport Hotels

Hotel only $71

Washington Dulles Airport Marriott

3 stars
4.0 / 5 37 reviews

45020 Aviation Map

Rate includes breakfast

Centrally located among Dulles Airport hotels in Northern Virginia, the Washington Dulles Airport Marriott provides easy access to the Dulles Technology Corridor and offers complimentary shuttle... More

Hotel only $89

Crowne Plaza WASHINGTON NATL AIRPORT

4 stars
4.1 / 5 112 reviews

1480 CRYSTAL DRIVE Map

...No matter what brings you to Arlington, VA, our hotel's services, including free shuttle service to the airport, and friendly staff helps make your trip great and stress-free.... The Crowne... More

Hotel only $89

Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport

3 stars
3.9 / 5 122 reviews

2399 Jefferson Davis Highway Map

Conveniently located next to Reagan National Airport, the Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport hotel is the perfect base to see the sights of the USA’s capital city.... More

Hotel only $87

Hyatt Regency Crystal City

4 stars
4.2 / 5 735 reviews

2799 Jefferson Davis Hwy Map

Includes breakfast, Wi-Fi, Family Activity Packet

...Airport hotel with free shuttle to Reagan National and rooftop pool.... The Hyatt Regency Crystal City is right next to the Reagan National Airport and is convenient for travelers who want to be... More

Hotel only $95

Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport

3 stars
4.3 / 5 111 reviews

1999 Jefferson Map

Free Parking plus 2 daily metro passes per day

Discover Arlington and the surrounding area while enjoying the comforts of the Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport.... More

Hotel only $84

Holiday Inn NATIONAL AIRPORT/CRYSTAL CITY

3 stars
3.9 / 5 195 reviews

2650 JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY Map

Welcome to the Finest of Arlington, Virginia Hotels Situated near Washington, D.C., the full-service Holiday Inn® National Airport/Crystal City offers superior comfort for both leisure and business... More

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 15 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (IAD) jetBlue $193
Earn $1.93
Return Mon, Aug 18 Washington DC (IAD) Boston (BOS) jetBlue

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 29 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $159
Earn $1.59
Return Sun, Sep 7 Washington DC (IAD) Boston (BOS) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 12 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (IAD) jetBlue $171
Earn $1.71
Return Tue, Aug 19 Washington DC (IAD) Boston (BOS) jetBlue
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 11 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $159
Earn $1.59
Return Mon, Sep 15 Washington DC (IAD) Boston (BOS) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 24 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $149
Earn $1.49
Return Wed, Oct 1 Washington DC (IAD) Boston (BOS) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 24 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $149
Earn $1.49
Return Wed, Oct 1 Washington DC (IAD) Boston (BOS) United Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 11 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $171
Earn $1.71
Return Mon, Oct 13 Washington DC (DCA) Boston (BOS) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Boston to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 14 Boston (BOS) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $165
Earn $1.65
Return Wed, Nov 5 Washington DC (DCA) Boston (BOS) US Airways
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Flying from Boston to Washington, DC

The short flight from Boston to Washington, DC, is a common one for business travelers and people who want to avoid the long drive. As the nation's capital, Washington, DC, has everything from monuments to world-class museums. With Orbitz.com, you can find discount options on flights from Boston to Washington, DC.

About Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, the largest city in Massachusetts, is one of the most important cultural hubs on the East Coast. It is home to museums, historical sites and fine architectural examples. The Logan International Airport serves the city.

The Logan International Airport is located about 4 miles from downtown, just off the Massachusetts Turnpike. The drive to the airport can take up to 30 minutes, depending on where in the city you are coming from. Parking is available for 18 dollars per day in the economy area and 27 dollars per day in the lot closest to the terminal. If you prefer to take public transportation, the MBTA's Blue and Silver Lines run to the Airport Station.

A number of airlines fly between Boston and Washington, DC, including AirTran, JetBlue, Southwest, United and US Airways. Before your flight, you can enjoy a meal at one of the airport's many dining options. You can find everything from convenience stores to fast food and dine-in restaurants, such as Legal Sea Foods Restaurant and Vineyard Grille.

Washington, DC

Located on the East Coast of the United States, Washington, DC, is the seat of the American government. It is home to historical monuments like the Lincoln Memorial and world-class scientific establishments like the Smithsonian Institution. Over 16 million people visit the city each year.

Experience Washington, DC

Two airports serve Washington, DC: the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and the Washington Dulles International Airport. The Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is located just 3 miles from downtown and handles many domestic flights. Airlines that fly into the airport from Boston include JetBlue and US Airways. The easiest way to get into the city from the Ronald Reagan National Airport is by Metro; both the Blue and Yellow lines stop at the airport station. The Washington Dulles International Airport is located 26 miles from downtown. If you plan to get around by Metro, you can connect to the nearest station with the Washington Flyer Coach Service. Taxis, rental cars and shuttles are also available at the airport.

Washington, DC, experiences four distinct seasons. Winters are cold and blustery, and temperatures frequently drop to 30 degrees Fahrenheit. In the summer, it is not uncommon for temperatures to reach 90 degrees Fahrenheit or higher. Thunderstorms are likely in the spring. The best time to visit is early fall, when temperatures are warm and the humidity is low.

Washington, DC, is home to some of the country's most famous monuments, many of which line the National Mall. Check out the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, the U.S. Capitol Building, and the National Museums. The city also has a thriving cultural scene, with venues like the Lincoln Theater and Ford's Theater offering performances year-round.

Traveling from Boston to Washington, DC

With two airports and regular daily departures, it is easy and convenient to travel from Boston to Washington, DC. With Orbitz.com, you can find the best deals on flights; check the website to find special prices for tours and event tickets.

Interesting facts about flights from Boston to Washington DC

    • 50 direct flights are operating from Boston to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 33m.
    • United Airlines flight 145 (12:35 AM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Boston to Washington DC.
    • American Airlines flight 2131 (4:00 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's latest available flight from Boston to Washington DC.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Boston to Washington DC (American Airlines flight 2109, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 1h 27m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Boston to Washington DC (United Airlines flight 285, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 45m.
    • Flights from Boston Logan Airport (BOS) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Boston and Washington DC

Equipment Carrier
Embraer 170 United Airlines
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines
Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145 United Airlines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 US Airways, American Airlines, United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet 700 United Airlines
Embraer 190 jetBlue, US Airways, American Airlines, United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A320 United Airlines, jetBlue, US Airways, American Airlines
Embraer RJ145 United Airlines