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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 Sat, Jan 17 - Mon, Jan 19 $187
MSY WAS Thu, Jan 15 - Mon, Jan 19 $204
MSY WAS Sat, Jan 17 - Mon, Jan 19 $204
MSY WAS Thu, Jan 8 - Mon, Jan 12 $204
MSY WAS Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $272
MSY WAS Wed, Jun 10 - Sun, Jun 14 $322
MSY WAS Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $369

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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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 17 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $187
Earn $1.87
Return Mon, Jan 19 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 29 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $187
Earn $1.87
Return Tue, Feb 10 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 6 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $197
Earn $1.97
Return Sun, Feb 8 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 6 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $197
Earn $1.97
Return Sun, Feb 8 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 6 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $437
Earn $4.37
Return Fri, Feb 13 Washington DC (IAD) New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines
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March

Cheapest weekend flights in March from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Mar 19 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) Delta Air Lines $264
Earn $2.64
Return Mon, Mar 23 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from New Orleans to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Mar 18 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) Delta Air Lines $228
Earn $2.28
Return Mon, Mar 23 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Mar 23 New Orleans (MSY) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $267
Earn $2.67
Return Mon, Mar 30 Washington DC (DCA) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways
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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

    • 9 direct flights are operating from New Orleans to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 27m.
    • United Airlines flight 3758 (2:00 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 700) is today's earliest available flight from New Orleans to Washington DC.
    • American Airlines flight 4503 (12:40 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 (United Airlines flight 3731, Canadair Regional Jet 700) takes 2h 24m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from New Orleans to Washington DC (American Airlines flight 4503, Embraer 170) takes 2h 35m.
    • Flights from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from New Orleans to Washington DC on Tue, Dec 23, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA4252/AA2346 MSY 5:40 PM DCA 12:45 AM E75/738 6hr 5min
American Airlines/US Airways AA4252/US2346 MSY 5:40 PM DCA 12:45 AM E75/738 6hr 5min
US Airways/American Airlines US4252/AA2346 MSY 5:40 PM DCA 12:45 AM E75/738 6hr 5min
US Airways/US Airways US4252/US2346 MSY 5:40 PM DCA 12:45 AM E75/738 6hr 5min
American Airlines AA4463 MSY 5:59 AM DCA 9:28 AM E70 2hr 29min
US Airways US5710 MSY 5:59 AM DCA 9:28 AM E70 2hr 29min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL849/DL201 MSY 6:00 AM IAD 10:48 AM M90/717 3hr 48min
American Airlines AA4458 MSY 7:30 AM DCA 10:56 AM E75 2hr 26min
US Airways US5735 MSY 7:30 AM DCA 10:56 AM E75 2hr 26min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL849/DL2438 MSY 6:00 AM DCA 11:00 AM M90/M88 4hr 0min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA3471/UA1454 MSY 5:15 AM IAD 11:20 AM E70/739 5hr 5min
United Airlines UA3758 MSY 8:00 AM IAD 11:24 AM CR7 2hr 24min
Delta Air Lines/United Airlines DL849/UA5685 MSY 6:00 AM IAD 11:28 AM M90/CRJ 4hr 28min