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San Diego to Washington DC Flights

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Selected fares from San Diego to Washington DC

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SAN WAS Thu, Jan 8 - Tue, Jan 20 $290
SAN WAS Tue, Feb 17 - Wed, Feb 18 $323
SAN WAS Fri, Jan 9 - Mon, Jan 12 $327
SAN WAS Tue, Feb 17 - Wed, Feb 18 $332
SAN WAS Thu, Jan 15 - Thu, Jan 22 $364
SAN WAS Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $367
SAN WAS Tue, Feb 10 - Wed, Feb 18 $369
SAN WAS Thu, Jan 8 - Fri, Jan 9 $388
SAN WAS Thu, Jan 8 - Mon, Jan 12 $450
SAN WAS Fri, Feb 6 - Mon, Feb 9 $515

San Diego and Washington DC airports and terminals

Airports in San Diego CA, US
map of airports in San Diego
  • 1

    San Diego Airport (SAN)

    Distance from City Center: 2 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SAN to WAS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 United Airlines
    Terminal 2 American Airlines, 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 SAN to DCA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal C American Airlines, US Airways
  • 2

    Dulles Airport (IAD)

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from SAN to IAD

    Carriers
    United Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 8 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (DCA) Frontier Airlines $290
Earn $2.90
Return Mon, Jan 12 Washington DC (DCA) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 8 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (DCA) Frontier Airlines $290
Earn $2.90
Return Mon, Jan 12 Washington DC (DCA) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 15 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (DCA) Frontier Airlines $300
Earn $3.00
Return Thu, Jan 22 Washington DC (DCA) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (IAD) Virgin America $327
Earn $3.27
Return Sun, Feb 8 Washington DC (IAD) San Diego (SAN) Virgin America

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Feb 17 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $323
Earn $3.23
Return Wed, Feb 18 Washington DC (DCA) San Diego (SAN) US Airways

Best one-week trip in February from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 12 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (IAD) Virgin America $327
Earn $3.27
Return Thu, Feb 19 Washington DC (IAD) San Diego (SAN) Virgin America
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March

Cheapest weekend flights in March from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Mar 19 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (DCA) US Airways $370
Earn $3.70
Return Sat, Mar 21 Washington DC (DCA) San Diego (SAN) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from San Diego to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Mar 11 San Diego (SAN) Washington DC (IAD) Virgin America $327
Earn $3.27
Return Tue, Mar 17 Washington DC (IAD) San Diego (SAN) Virgin America
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Flights to Washington DC

San Diego's Airport

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from San Diego for your next trip. San Diego International Airport, also known as Lindbergh Field, is located on San Diego Bay, three miles from downtown. The airport is the busiest single-runway airport in the United States. Domestic and international flights are provided by 20 different airlines, including JetBlue, Delta, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking Information

The San Diego International Airport offers both hourly and long-term parking spaces. Short-term parking is offered at $4 per hour and long-term parking costs between $11 and $28 per day. You can park your car for up to 30 days. Be aware that curbside parking is never permitted at San Diego International Airport.

Ground Transportation Information

If you would prefer not to leave your car at the airport, metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. Taxi fares are approximately $2.20 for the first 1/10 mile and $2.30 for each additional mile. San Diego also has a bus system, with a fare of $2.50-$5.00. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your discount air travel, it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

San Diego Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the San Diego International Airport. You can grab a bite to eat at Chili's To Go, Starbucks, McDonald's or many other restaurants while waiting for your flight. There is also an NFL Bar. There is a variety of shops where you can purchase anything from books to cell phones. Keep checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights from San Diego.

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 San Diego to Washington DC

    • 3 direct flights are operating from San Diego to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 41m.
    • United Airlines flight 546 (1:45 AM GMT, Boeing 757-200 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from San Diego to Washington DC.
    • United Airlines flight 238 (4:30 PM GMT, Boeing 757-200 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from San Diego to Washington DC.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Diego to Washington DC (United Airlines flight 238, Boeing 757-200 Passenger) takes 4h 35m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Diego to Washington DC (United Airlines flight 554, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 4h 48m.
    • Flights from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from San Diego to Washington DC on Fri, Dec 26, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Virgin America/Virgin America VX963/VX86 SAN 5:35 PM IAD 5:55 AM 320/320 9hr 20min
Virgin America/Virgin America VX969/VX86 SAN 7:50 PM IAD 5:55 AM 319/320 7hr 5min
Delta Air Lines/American Airlines DL4505/AA195 SAN 8:16 PM IAD 6:50 AM CR7/738 7hr 34min
Delta Air Lines/US Airways DL4505/US195 SAN 8:16 PM IAD 6:50 AM CR7/738 7hr 34min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA6342/AA195 SAN 8:48 PM IAD 6:50 AM EM2/738 7hr 2min
United Airlines/US Airways UA6342/US195 SAN 8:48 PM IAD 6:50 AM EM2/738 7hr 2min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA579/AA5048 SAN 10:45 PM IAD 8:44 AM 321/CR7 6hr 59min
American Airlines/US Airways AA579/US5048 SAN 10:45 PM IAD 8:44 AM 321/CR7 6hr 59min
US Airways/American Airlines US579/AA5048 SAN 10:45 PM IAD 8:44 AM 321/CR7 6hr 59min
US Airways/US Airways US579/US5048 SAN 10:45 PM IAD 8:44 AM 321/CR7 6hr 59min
Alaska Airlines/US Airways AS5299/US6465 SAN 10:00 PM DCA 10:18 AM 757/CR7 9hr 18min
Delta Air Lines/US Airways DL2590/US6465 SAN 10:00 PM DCA 10:18 AM 757/CR7 9hr 18min
United Airlines UA1694 SAN 7:45 AM IAD 3:31 PM 739 4hr 46min