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Los Angeles to Washington DC Flights

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Selected fares from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX WAS Sat, Nov 1 - Sun, Nov 2 $314
LAX WAS Wed, Dec 3 - Mon, Dec 8 $333
LAX WAS Tue, Oct 21 - Mon, Oct 27 $361
LAX WAS Sun, Nov 9 - Mon, Nov 10 $369
LAX WAS Mon, Oct 27 - Mon, Nov 3 $375
LAX WAS Thu, Nov 6 - Mon, Nov 10 $375
LAX WAS Mon, Oct 13 - Fri, Oct 17 $375
LAX WAS Fri, Oct 31 - Tue, Nov 4 $378
LAX WAS Tue, Oct 21 - Tue, Oct 28 $392
LAX WAS Thu, Oct 30 - Sun, Nov 2 $536

Los Angeles and Washington DC airports and terminals

Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to WAS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 Singapore Airlines, Virgin America
    Terminal 4 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal 6 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
    Terminal 7 US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Washington DC DC, US
map of airports in Washington DC
  • 1

    Reagan National Airport (DCA)

    Distance from City Center: 3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to DCA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal B Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways
  • 2

    Dulles Airport (IAD)

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from LAX to IAD

    Carriers
    American Airlines, Singapore Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines, Virgin America
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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Washington DC

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Crowne Plaza WASHINGTON NATL AIRPORT

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Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport

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4 stars
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2799 Jefferson Davis Hwy Map

Includes breakfast, Wi-Fi, Family Activity Packet

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Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport

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Holiday Inn NATIONAL AIRPORT/CRYSTAL CITY

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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 30 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Sun Country Airlines $314
Earn $3.14
Return Sat, Nov 1 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Sun Country Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 23 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Sun Country Airlines $314
Earn $3.14
Return Fri, Oct 24 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Sun Country Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 22 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Sun Country Airlines $318
Earn $3.18
Return Wed, Oct 29 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Sun Country Airlines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 1 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Sun Country Airlines $314
Earn $3.14
Return Sun, Nov 2 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Sun Country Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 1 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Sun Country Airlines $314
Earn $3.14
Return Sun, Nov 2 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Sun Country Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Nov 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Frontier Airlines $363
Earn $3.63
Return Tue, Nov 18 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Frontier Airlines $357
Earn $3.57
Return Mon, Dec 15 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Dec 3 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Frontier Airlines $333
Earn $3.33
Return Mon, Dec 8 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in December from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 4 Los Angeles (LAX) Washington DC (DCA) Frontier Airlines $339
Earn $3.39
Return Thu, Dec 11 Washington DC (DCA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines
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Traveling from Los Angeles to Washington DC

Search for Flights from Los Angeles

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Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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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 Los Angeles to Washington DC

    • 21 direct flights are operating from Los Angeles to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 58m.
    • United Airlines flight 1539 (1:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Los Angeles to Washington DC.
    • American Airlines flight 74 (6:00 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Los Angeles to Washington DC.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Los Angeles to Washington DC (United Airlines flight 1648, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 4h 48m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Los Angeles to Washington DC (Alaska Airlines flight 6, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 5h 9m.
    • Flights from Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Los Angeles and Washington DC

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767-300 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 767-400 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-300 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 777 US Airways, United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines, Virgin America, US Airways
Boeing 737-800 Passenger American Airlines, US Airways, Alaska Airlines, United Airlines
Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Airbus Industrie A320 Virgin America, United Airlines, US Airways, Singapore Airlines