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Detroit to Washington DC Flights

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Selected fares from Detroit to Washington DC

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
DTT WAS Wed, May 6 - Sat, May 9 $85
DTT WAS Sat, May 2 - Wed, May 6 $233
DTT WAS Sat, May 2 - Wed, May 6 $247
DTT WAS Sat, May 2 - Wed, May 6 $262
DTT WAS Tue, Jan 27 - Sat, Jan 31 $270
DTT WAS Tue, Jan 27 - Sat, Jan 31 $286
DTT WAS Fri, Jan 2 - Mon, Jan 5 $388

Detroit and Washington DC airports and terminals

Airports in Detroit MI, US
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    Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)

    Distance from City Center: 17.5 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DTW to WAS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal EM Delta Air Lines
    Terminal N American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
  • 2

    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

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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 DTT to DCA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal B American Airlines, Delta Air Lines
    Terminal C American Airlines, US Airways
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    Dulles Airport (IAD)

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from DTT to IAD

    Carriers
    Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (IAD) Delta Air Lines $270
Earn $2.70
Return Mon, Jan 26 Washington DC (IAD) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (IAD) Delta Air Lines $270
Earn $2.70
Return Mon, Jan 26 Washington DC (IAD) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in January from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 14 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (DCA) Delta Air Lines $311
Earn $3.11
Return Wed, Jan 21 Washington DC (DCA) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 7 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (DCA) Delta Air Lines $270
Earn $2.70
Return Sun, Feb 8 Washington DC (DCA) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 12 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (DCA) Delta Air Lines $270
Earn $2.70
Return Tue, Feb 17 Washington DC (DCA) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in February from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Feb 3 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (DCA) Delta Air Lines $270
Earn $2.70
Return Tue, Feb 10 Washington DC (DCA) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines
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March

Cheapest weekend flights in March from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Mar 27 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (DCA) Delta Air Lines $313
Earn $3.13
Return Sun, Mar 29 Washington DC (DCA) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Detroit to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Mar 3 Detroit (DTW) Washington DC (IAD) jetBlue $309
Earn $3.09
Return Tue, Mar 17 Washington DC (IAD) Detroit (DTW) jetBlue
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Flights to Washington DC

Detroit Metro Airport

The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.

Dining at the Airport

There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

Washington DC Airport

Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights to Washington DC, which is served by Dulles International Airport. Dulles is located 26 miles from Washington DC, in Chantilly, Virginia. It was the first American airport designed for commercial travel. The airport offers nonstop service to 114 destinations within the United States as well as 37 international locations. Orbitz.com can help you find deals on your air ticket.

Transportation

Dulles airport offers more than 24,000 public parking spaces, with most requiring an hourly fee for use. The airport provides an economy lot as well as valet parking. Visitors picking up passengers can utilize the cell phone waiting area. Dulles International Airport offers a variety of transportation options, including taxis, coaches and shuttles. Rental cars, Metrorail, and Metrobus are also convenient transportation options that are readily available. Taxi fare from the airport to downtown Washington DC costs around $20. A one-way Metrorail fare is $1.70, and a one-way Metrobus fare is $1.60.

Weather

Generally, the weather in Washington DC is mild compared to other East Coast cities. Winter temperatures can dip as low as 24°F, and the area occasionally gets snowstorms. Springtime is mild, with temperatures averaging 60°F. Summer months can get very hot, with average temperatures around 89°F. The fall temperatures often average 54°F.

Dulles Airport Restaurants

Many restaurants are available to passengers at the Dulles International Airport. Five Guys, Harry's Tap Room, Capital Grounds Coffee, California Tortilla, and Vino Volo Wine Room are just a sampling of the dining options. Checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Washington DC is your best bet for finding great deals.

Interesting facts about flights from Detroit to Washington DC

    • 16 direct flights are operating from Detroit to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 33m.
    • American Airlines flight 4505 (1:45 AM GMT, Embraer 170) is today's earliest available flight from Detroit to Washington DC.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 881 (2:12 PM GMT, McDonnell Douglas MD-88) is today's latest available flight from Detroit to Washington DC.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Detroit to Washington DC (Delta Air Lines flight 5515, Canadair Regional Jet 900) takes 1h 28m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Detroit to Washington DC (Delta Air Lines flight 1444, McDonnell Douglas MD-90) takes 1h 44m.
    • Flights from Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Detroit to Washington DC on Tue, Dec 30, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines AA4505 DTW 7:45 AM DCA 9:19 AM E70 1hr 34min
US Airways US5805 DTW 7:45 AM DCA 9:19 AM E70 1hr 34min
Delta Air Lines DL1444 DTW 8:40 AM DCA 10:24 AM M90 1hr 44min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA4279/UA3879 DTW 5:55 AM DCA 10:31 AM ERJ/DH4 4hr 36min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA824/AA3874 DTW 7:10 AM DCA 10:56 AM 319/CRJ 3hr 46min
American Airlines/US Airways AA824/US3874 DTW 7:10 AM DCA 10:56 AM 319/CRJ 3hr 46min
Delta Air Lines/American Airlines DL5759/AA3874 DTW 7:15 AM DCA 10:56 AM E75/CRJ 3hr 41min
Delta Air Lines/US Airways DL5759/US3874 DTW 7:15 AM DCA 10:56 AM E75/CRJ 3hr 41min
US Airways/American Airlines US824/AA3874 DTW 7:10 AM DCA 10:56 AM 319/CRJ 3hr 46min
US Airways/US Airways US824/US3874 DTW 7:10 AM DCA 10:56 AM 319/CRJ 3hr 46min
American Airlines/United Airlines AA824/UA3340 DTW 7:10 AM IAD 11:27 AM 319/ER4 4hr 17min
Delta Air Lines/United Airlines DL5759/UA3340 DTW 7:15 AM IAD 11:27 AM E75/ER4 4hr 12min
US Airways/United Airlines US824/UA3340 DTW 7:10 AM IAD 11:27 AM 319/ER4 4hr 17min