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New Orleans to Washington DC Flights

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Selected fares from New Orleans to Washington DC

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
MSY WAS Tue, Oct 7 - Sun, Oct 12 $198
MSY WAS Tue, Aug 19 - Sat, Aug 23 $198
MSY WAS Wed, Sep 17 - Sun, Sep 21 $213
MSY WAS Fri, Aug 29 - Tue, Sep 2 $220
MSY WAS Tue, Aug 19 - Sat, Aug 23 $220
MSY WAS Thu, Oct 23 - Sun, Oct 26 $330
MSY WAS Fri, Aug 15 - Sun, Aug 17 $576
MSY WAS Fri, Sep 5 - Mon, Sep 8 $846

New Orleans and Washington DC airports and terminals

Airports in New Orleans LA, US
map of airports in New Orleans
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    New Orleans Airport (MSY)

    Distance from City Center: 10.8 miles

    Carriers for flights from MSY to WAS

    Carriers
    American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Washington DC DC, US
map of airports in Washington DC
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    Reagan National Airport (DCA)

    Distance from City Center: 3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from MSY to DCA

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

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from MSY to IAD

    Carriers
    United Airlines
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Cheap flights from New Orleans to Washington DC

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

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

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Crowne Plaza WASHINGTON NATL AIRPORT

4 stars
4.1 / 5 110 reviews

1480 CRYSTAL DRIVE Map

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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 $95

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

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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 $80

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 New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 22 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) AirTran Airways $213
Earn $2.13
Return Sun, Aug 24 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Aug 13 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $198
Earn $1.98
Return Tue, Aug 19 Washington DC (IAD) New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 11 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $208
Earn $2.08
Return Mon, Aug 18 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 25 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $198
Earn $1.98
Return Sun, Sep 28 Washington DC (IAD) New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 18 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $198
Earn $1.98
Return Wed, Sep 24 Washington DC (IAD) New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 25 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) AirTran Airways $233
Earn $2.33
Return Sun, Oct 26 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 7 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $198
Earn $1.98
Return Sun, Oct 12 Washington DC (IAD) New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines
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Flights to Washington DC

New Orleans Airport Information

Most heading flying from New Orleans use the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Look for flights from New Orleans using Orbitz.com and you will be able to choose from the many air passenger carriers that service the airport, including Air Canada, AirTran, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking in New Orleans

You'll never have to spend hours searching for a parking space as the New Orleans International Airport's long-term parking garage has the capacity to hold 2,500 cars. The cost is fairly reasonable at a maximum of $13 for any 24-hour period. Alternatively, there are also off-site parking operators like Park 'N Fly on Airline Drive and US Park on Airline Highways that offer free shuttle services to and from the airport.

Ground Transportation in New Orleans

To get to the airport, you can take the airport-downtown express bus (E-2) for only $2.00, but jostling with other commuters may not be convenient if you're carrying a lot of luggage. Tiger Airport Shuttle provides transportation to and from Baton Rouge, while the airport's shuttle service travels between the airport and New Orleans' central business district. You can also find cabs that charge roughly $33 for transportation from the downtown area to the airport. If you purchased your air ticket through Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough money to treat yourself by hiring a private car or limousine service to get you to the airport on time in comfort.

Restaurants in the New Orleans Airport

Whether you are looking for a cold beverage or a light nosh, you will have plenty of choices once you reach the airport. Popular eateries include the Café Beignet in the West Terminal near the JetBlue counter, Lucky dog on concourses B and C, PJ's Coffee before the security checkpoint on Concourse C and Praline Connection on Concourse B. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use Orbitz.com for the best deals the next time you are looking for flights from New Orleans.

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 New Orleans to Washington DC

    • 11 direct flights are operating from New Orleans to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 39m.
    • American Airlines flight 4476 (12:50 AM GMT, Embraer 175) is today's earliest available flight from New Orleans to Washington DC.
    • American Airlines flight 4496 (1:35 PM GMT, Embraer 170) is today's latest available flight from New Orleans to Washington DC.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from New Orleans to Washington DC (American Airlines flight 4510, Embraer 170) takes 2h 35m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from New Orleans to Washington DC (American Airlines flight 4476, Embraer 175) takes 2h 44m.
    • Flights from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between New Orleans and Washington DC

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines
Embraer 170 US Airways, American Airlines, United Airlines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines, US Airways, American Airlines
Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145 United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet 700 United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet US Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 United Airlines
Embraer 175 US Airways, American Airlines