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Philadelphia to Washington DC Flights

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Selected fares from Philadelphia to Washington DC

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
PHL WAS Fri, Oct 17 - Sun, Oct 19 $304
PHL WAS Fri, Oct 17 - Sun, Oct 19 $336
PHL WAS Fri, Oct 17 - Sun, Oct 19 $378
PHL WAS Fri, Oct 17 - Sun, Oct 19 $423
PHL WAS Wed, Sep 17 - Sat, Sep 20 $498
PHL WAS Sun, Sep 7 - Tue, Sep 16 $1,003
PHL WAS Tue, Sep 16 - Wed, Sep 17 $1,159

Philadelphia and Washington DC airports and terminals

Airports in Philadelphia PA, US
map of airports in Philadelphia
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    Philadelphia Airport (PHL)

    Distance from City Center: 6.2 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from PHL to WAS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal B American Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal C American Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal D United Airlines
    Terminal F American Airlines, US Airways
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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 PHL 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 PHL to IAD

    Carriers
    United Airlines
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Cheap flights from Philadelphia 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

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

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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

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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 $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

September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Philadelphia to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 17 Philadelphia (PHL) Washington DC (DCA) AirTran Airways $498
Earn $4.98
Return Sat, Sep 20 Washington DC (DCA) Philadelphia (PHL) AirTran Airways
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Philadelphia to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 3 Philadelphia (PHL) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $269
Earn $2.69
Return Sat, Oct 4 Washington DC (DCA) Philadelphia (PHL) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Philadelphia to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Oct 27 Philadelphia (PHL) Washington DC (IAD) jetBlue $224
Earn $2.24
Return Tue, Oct 28 Washington DC (IAD) Philadelphia (PHL) jetBlue
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Traveling from Philadelphia to Washington DC

Information on Philadelphia Airports

Booking flights from Philadelphia has never been easier, with Orbitz.com facilitating the ideal travel arrangements for any budget size. Orbitz.com makes low-fare bookings at the airlines operating at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Northeast Philadelphia Airport, which include Delta, United and Southwest Airlines. PHL is seven miles southwest of downtown Philadelphia and boasts seven terminals, with terminals A-East and A-West serving international travellers. It has more than 120 boarding gates, covering an approximate 2.4 million square feet.

Parking at Philadelphia Airports

Philadelphia International Airport is among the world's busiest airports, which makes parking difficult at time. Orbitz.com can help you find the best parking arrangement for your situation and budget. Besides getting you great deals on flights from Philadelphia, they also arrange for affordable and safe parking at the numerous ground-level, short-term parking lots next to the terminals, as well as economical valet and luggage assistance services. You are easily able to find the 24-hour free shuttle services, taxis and car rentals.

Transport Services at Philadelphia Airports

There is a rail service operated by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority to take you from any terminal to downtown Philadelphia through the High Speed Airport Line, and it only costs $5.50. Orbitz.com will also get you efficient and low-fare taxi or shuttle bus transport service to PHL, via the Interstates 76, 95 and 476. This efficiency will ensure you do not miss your flight from Philadelphia.

Restaurants at Philadelphia Airports

Sheraton Suites, Days Inn Springfield, Wyndham Garden, Marriott and Comfort Inn are some of the best restaurants located close to Philadelphia International Airport. For Philadelphia Northeast Airport, visit Dining Car & Market restaurant. They provide breakfast, late-night dining, American cuisines and home-style meals. In addition to cheap flights from Philadelphia, Orbitz.com has an immense selection of Philadelphia hotels to pick from.

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 Philadelphia to Washington DC

    • 22 direct flights are operating from Philadelphia to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 0m.
    • American Airlines flight 4053 (12:40 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's earliest available flight from Philadelphia to Washington DC.
    • American Airlines flight 4051 (5:52 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Philadelphia to Washington DC.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Philadelphia to Washington DC (American Airlines flight 854, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 0h 53m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Philadelphia to Washington DC (American Airlines flight 4721, De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8-300) takes 1h 7m.
    • Flights from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Philadelphia and Washington DC

Equipment Carrier
Embraer 170 US Airways, American Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 US Airways, American Airlines
De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8 US Airways
Embraer 190 US Airways, American Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet US Airways, American Airlines
De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8-300 American Airlines
Embraer RJ145 United Airlines
Embraer 175 US Airways, American Airlines