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Route Information for Flights from Atlanta to Washington

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
547 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
American Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM, Air France, Delta Air Lines, Aeromexico, Aerolineas Argentinas, LATAM Airlines, Southwest Airlines, ITA Airways, Korean Air, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival
2:15PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
3:30AM UTC

Fly from Atlanta to Washington DC

Check out deals on for low-fare air tickets from Atlanta to Washington, DC. can help you find the best deals and sales for your trip. Whether you're headed to the US capital for business, pleasure, or a cultural lesson in America's history, is at your service.

Atlanta, GA

The Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, hailed as the world's busiest airport, is situated at 6000 North Terminal Parkway, just 7 miles south of downtown Atlanta. Airlines operating flights between Atlanta and Washington, DC, include Delta and United Express.

There are a number of shared-ride shuttles that make stops at Atlanta's airport. You may also go by the MARTA public transit train with a fare of just $2.50. A ride from downtown will only take about 20 minutes. Alternatively, there are limos and taxis that can take you to the airport. A taxi trip from downtown generally costs about $30 plus tip. There is a wide variety of choice with parking at Hartsfield-Jackson including short-term parking, daily parking, and economy parking. Daily parking is $16 per day, economy parking is $12 per day and the Gold Parker Program is $30 per day.

The choice for restaurants and snack bars is almost unlimited in Atlanta. Sit down and relax while you wait for your flight at Checkpoint Grill or just grab your favorite cup of coffee at Café Tazza. Whatever you need to gear you up for your trip, Hartsfield-Jackson is ready to serve.

Washington, DC

Also known as simply "the District," Washington, DC, is famously not part of any US state but is situated between Virginia and Maryland. As the site of the federal government and one of the oldest cities in the USA, it is rich in culture, politics, and history.

Welcome to the Capital

Dulles International Airport is located at 1 Saarinen Circle Location, in Virginia, 26 miles west of central Washington, DC. There are several ground transportation options for passengers at Dulles. The Washington Flyer Coach Service can transport you to the DC Metro for $10. Super Shuttle is also available; rates vary depending on the type of service used (shared-ride, nonstop, sedan, SUV, and so on). Alternatively, a taxi ride costs between $55 to $65 to reach downtown DC. If you need a rental car while you are in DC, several companies service the airport: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty.

Washington enjoys a humid subtropical climate. Spring and fall are warm, summer is hot and humid, and winter is cool with about 15 inches of snowfall. The best time of year to visit is probably the spring or fall with the average highs ranging in the 60s and 70s and lows in the 50s and 60s.

There are several sites that should not be missed in DC: the White House, the Washington National Cathedral, and the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, to name some of the most famous. The National Mall is also very popular-this is a park that covers the area between the Capitol and the Lincoln Memorial. There are several memorials located within or nearby the National Mall. Visitors may also wish to see the National Archives and the Smithsonian Institution, which includes the Air and Space Museum, various art museums and even the National Zoo.

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Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Atlanta to Washington now?
If you’re worried about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Atlanta to Washington, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Atlanta to Washington?
There definitely are, so you’ll only have to take note of one flight number. Pick from 4 carriers that operate nonstop services from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl. Airport (ATL) to BWI Airport, including:

  • Delta
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Atlanta to Washington?
The journey from Atlanta to Washington can be as fast as 1 hour and 44 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not book a spur-of-the-moment getaway?
What airlines fly from Atlanta to Washington most frequently?
Here are the four carriers that offer the most frequent flights between Atlanta and Washington. Find out which one fits your travel plans: Delta - (DL) with 256 flights every month Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 139 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 60 flights every month Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 8 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Washington?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Washington have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Washington with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Washington without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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