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Washington DC to London Flights

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Selected fares from Washington DC to London

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
WAS LON Sun, Feb 1 - Thu, Feb 12 $725
WAS LON Mon, Feb 23 - Sun, Mar 1 $814
WAS LON Thu, Feb 5 - Sun, Feb 8 $879
WAS LON Sat, Feb 21 - Sat, Mar 7 $893
WAS LON Sun, May 17 - Thu, May 28 $995
WAS LON Wed, Jan 28 - Mon, Feb 2 $1,152
WAS LON Mon, Mar 9 - Sun, Mar 22 $1,232
WAS LON Sun, Feb 1 - Thu, Feb 12 $1,881
WAS LON Tue, Mar 31 - Sat, Apr 11 $2,573
WAS LON Wed, Jan 28 - Mon, Feb 2 $4,259

Washington DC and London airports and terminals

Airports in Washington DC DC, US
map of airports in Washington DC
  • 1

    Reagan National Airport (DCA)

    Distance from City Center: 3 miles

  • 2

    Dulles Airport (IAD)

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from IAD to LON

    Carriers
    American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, US Airways, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic
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Airports in London , GB
map of airports in London
  • 1

    Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from WAS to LHR

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Lufthansa, United Airlines
    Terminal 2 Lufthansa, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 Virgin Atlantic
    Terminal 5 American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, US Airways
  • 2

    Gatwick Airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 3

    Stansted Airport (STN)

    Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles

  • 4

    Luton Airport (LTN)

    Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles

  • 5

    London City Airport (LCY)

    Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles

  • 6

    Southend Airport (SEN)

    Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 29 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) Turkish Airlines $725
Earn $7.25
Return Sun, Feb 1 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) Turkish Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jan 12 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) Turkish Airlines $725
Earn $7.25
Return Wed, Jan 21 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) Turkish Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 29 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) Turkish Airlines $725
Earn $7.25
Return Thu, Feb 5 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) Turkish Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Washington DC (IAD) London (LGW) Icelandair $879
Earn $8.79
Return Sun, Feb 8 London (LGW) Washington DC (IAD) Icelandair

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Feb 2 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) Turkish Airlines $725
Earn $7.25
Return Thu, Mar 5 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) Turkish Airlines

Best one-week trip in February from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 28 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $893
Earn $8.93
Return Sat, Mar 7 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
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March

Cheapest weekend flights in March from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Mar 7 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $893
Earn $8.93
Return Mon, Mar 9 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Mar 16 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $814
Earn $8.14
Return Sun, Mar 22 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) Aeroflot Russian Airlines

Best one-week trip in March from Washington DC to London

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Mar 7 Washington DC (IAD) London (LHR) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $893
Earn $8.93
Return Sat, Mar 14 London (LHR) Washington DC (IAD) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
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Flying from Washington, D.C., to London

Bargain flights from Washington, D.C., to London are popular with both tourists and international business travelers. London is the capital of the United Kingdom and one of the most important cultural destinations in the world, offering everything from historic architecture to world-class theater. Both cities have multiple airport options, so you can find great deals on tickets from Orbitz.com.

Washington, D.C.

The capital of the United States, Washington, D.C., offers everything from historic monuments to world-class museums. The closest airports to the city are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport.

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is the closest airport to downtown, located only 3 miles from the city's center. The Washington, D.C., Metrorail system allows you to get to the airport without dealing with traffic. Both the Blue and Yellow lines run directly to the airport. The fare is $1 to $6, depending on your origin and the time of day you are traveling. If you plan to drive, the best deal on parking is the economy lot, which costs $12 per day. When you book a flight to London, you will need to connect in another city.

Washington Dulles International Airport is located 26 miles outside of the city. By public transportation, you can get there by a combination of the Metrorail and an airport shuttle. If you drive, parking at the airport is $10 per day in the economy lot. The drive to the airport can take over an hour if you are coming from outside of the city limits. A variety of fast-food and dine-in restaurants is available at the airport.

London, England

London is one of the most visited cities in the world-over 30 million travelers visit each year. It is home to a number of famous landmarks, from Big Ben to Westminster Abbey and the London Eye. London has five airports, but most international flights come into London Gatwick or London Heathrow.

Experience London, England

Once you land in London, it is easy to get into the city. London Gatwick airport is located about 30 miles outside of the city's center, just off of the M23. The easiest way to get into the city from the airport is aboard the Gatwick Express, which runs frequently and takes 30 minutes to get to Victoria Station. If you prefer to drive, rental cars are available at the airport. National Express runs buses into the city, and taxis are available outside the terminal. If you are flying into Heathrow, which is located about 20 miles outside of the city, the fastest way to get into London is aboard the Heathrow Express. You can also ride the Underground metro system or the National Express bus, which both cost less than $10 per ride.

London has a cool climate, and rarely experiences hot weather. In the winter, temperatures average 40 degrees Fahrenheit. Summers are mild, and most days hover around 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Rain is common in London throughout the year, so it is wise to pack an umbrella and a raincoat no matter what month you are visiting.

Visitors to London often come for the cultural opportunities. The city is home to a range of museums and theaters, including the Globe Theatre, the Tate Modern, the Royal Opera House and the British Museum.

Visiting London

Both Washington, D.C., and London are important world capitals. A number of airlines offer regular departures from Washington, D.C., to London, so it is easy to find bargain flights. With Orbitz.com, you can find a flight that meets your schedule during any month of the year.

Interesting facts about flights from Washington DC to London

    • 15 direct flights are operating from Washington DC to London today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 7h 5m.
    • Lufthansa flight 9227 (3:35 AM GMT, Boeing 757-200 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Washington DC to London.
    • American Airlines flight 6192 (4:20 PM GMT, Boeing 777) is today's latest available flight from Washington DC to London.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Washington DC to London (American Airlines flight 6167, Airbus Industrie A380 Passenger) takes 6h 55m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Washington DC to London (Lufthansa flight 9227, Boeing 757-200 Passenger) takes 7h 25m.
    • Flights from Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) to Gatwick Airport (LGW), Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY), Luton Airport (LTN), Southend Airport (SEN), Stansted Airport (STN) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Washington DC to London on Sat, Dec 27, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3378/AA100 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/77W 10hr 15min
American Airlines/Finnair AA3378/AY4012 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/77W 10hr 15min
American Airlines/British Airways AA3378/BA1511 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/77W 10hr 15min
American Airlines/Iberia AA3378/IB4218 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/77W 10hr 15min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3378/US100 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/77W 10hr 15min
American Airlines/Iberia AA3378/IB4610 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/744 10hr 15min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3378/AA6133 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/744 10hr 15min
American Airlines/Finnair AA3378/AY5512 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/744 10hr 15min
American Airlines/British Airways AA3378/BA112 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/744 10hr 15min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3378/US7160 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/744 10hr 15min
Finnair/Finnair AY5730/AY5512 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/744 10hr 15min
Finnair/Finnair AY5730/AY4012 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/77W 10hr 15min
British Airways/British Airways BA5229/BA112 DCA 3:05 PM LHR 6:20 AM CR7/744 10hr 15min