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Fares from $39 One Way, $90 Round Trip from Austin to Washington

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More About Flying To Washington from Austin

Route Information for Flights from Austin to Washington

Origin Airport IATA CodeAUS
Destination Airport IATA CodeWAS
Distance1339 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival4:25PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:05AM UTC

Flights Review

Sep 13, 2019

Great service

Jul 26, 2019

Sucks to pay for my bag separately.

Jun 9, 2019

Will fly Spirit again

Sep 16, 2018

The seats were terribly uncomfortable...like sitting on a wooden bench...other than that - great flight.

Sep 13, 2018

Keep it up.

Jun 24, 2018

One suggestion. Allow for a downloadable version of your boarding pass to be sent to email or kept on phone.

Feb 14, 2018

Was great for the price ex

Feb 9, 2018

Very smooth flight

Traveling from Austin to Washington DC

Austin's Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find a low fare on flights from Austin, Texas. Austin's airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, located five miles southeast of the city. The airport was built on the site of the former Bergstrom Air Force Base, which closed in 1993. Domestic and international flights are provided by 10 different airlines, including JetBlue, Delta, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking Information

The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport offers more than 10,000 parking spaces and complimentary shuttles. Parking is $3 per hour or up to $26 per day. Complimentary parking at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is provided to automobiles displaying Disabled Veteran, Congressional Medal of Honor, Former Prisoner of War, Pearl Harbor Survivor, Legion of Valor, Legion of Merit and Purple Heart Recipient license plates.

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. The minimum fare for taxi customers is $12.85. All taxis have a four-passenger maximum, not including children. Austin also has a bus system with a fare of $1, or you can pay $2 for an all-day pass. Orbitz.com can help you plan both your air travel and ground transportation.

Austin Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. It features small versions of acclaimed local restaurants and stores, such as Maudie's Tex-Mex, Waterloo Ice House, Amy's Ice Cream and Austin Java. There are often live bands to entertain bored travelers waiting for a flight. Keep checking Orbitz.com for discount flights from Austin.

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.

Flights from Austin to Washington - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Austin to Washington?

Yes, you'll be pleased to hear that you can fly straight from Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall). Direct flights can be booked with Southwest Airlines and Spirit Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Austin to Washington?

The quickest flight from Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall) is 3 hours and 10 minutes. Bring something extra to keep you amused, like an interesting read or some playing cards.

What airlines fly from Austin (and vicinity) to Washington (and vicinity) most frequently?

Southwest Airlines (WN) is one of the carriers with the most flights from Austin, TX Airport (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) to Baltimore, MD Airport (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall). It offers 63 services on this route every month. Taking a vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this airline will get you to your destination quickly and safely. Also explore the great fares from Spirit Airlines (NK). Offering 8 flights every month between Austin (and vicinity) and Washington (and vicinity), they'll make sure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.