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Fares from $49 One Way, $97 Round Trip from Boston to Washington

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Flights from Boston to Washington - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Boston to Washington?

Yes, if you're jetting from Boston, MA Airport (BOS-Logan Intl.) to Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), you'll only have one flight number to bear in mind. There are 3 airlines with nonstop services to choose from. Some of the best are:

  • JetBlue Airways
  • American Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
What is the shortest flight from Boston to Washington?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 28 minutes to jet from Boston, MA Airport (BOS-Logan Intl.) to Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National). Take a seat and enjoy the ride, because you'll be stepping off the plane in next to no time.

What airlines fly from Boston to Washington most frequently?

The carriers that have the most frequent flights between Boston, MA Airport (BOS-Logan Intl.) and Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) include JetBlue Airways (B6). This popular option operates 312 flights on the route every month. If you want to broaden your options, take a look at the prices with American Airlines (AA), which operates 170 flights from Boston to Washington every month.

Route Information for Flights from Boston to Washington

Origin Airport IATA CodeBOS
Destination Airport IATA CodeWAS
Distance398 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, El Al
Earliest Flight Arrival12:33PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:38PM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 2, 2020

great Captain/Pilot

Feb 20, 2020

would be nice to have power outlet near the seats

Feb 20, 2020

The flight attendants were very friendly and polite! Plane was clean.

Feb 17, 2020

The app was wonky and didn't give me boarding passes

Feb 2, 2020

I love JetBlue.

Jan 20, 2020

No WiFi

Jan 20, 2020

Great flight, as usual!

Jan 7, 2020

charging outlet on seats especially for longer flights

Dec 31, 2019

I currently disabled and have trouble walking with a walker. Staff was very helpful and moved me closer to the front of the plane, seated me early and ordered me a wheelchair. And were very kind.

Dec 15, 2019

Did not like the option to jabe to pay for seat assignment or checked luggage fee.

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Popular Routes from Boston to Washington

There are 334 direct flights each week from Boston to Washington. There is a choice of eight airlines operating this service with American Airlines being the most popular flight provider.

Ther most popular departure point is Boston Logan International, the main air hub in the city, and more than 750,000 passengers leave from here to airports in the Washington area each year.

The three most popular destination airports are Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall, Washington Dulles International and Washington Ronald Reagan. Of the three, Ronald Reagan is the most common destination, with more than 700,000 passengers choosing this route every year.

The Flight from Boston to Washington

The flight from Boston to Washington takes approximately one hour and 15 minutes and covers a distance of 393 miles. More than three quarters of a million people take this flight annually, making this is one of the busiest internal flight routes in the US.

Your flight will depart from Boston Logan International, an airport located in the East Boston area of the city. It is the largest airport in the state and 16th busiest in the country. In total, around 34 million passengers fly in and out every year.

The flight path heads to the south west from Boston towards all three of Washington’s airports, passing over the cities of New York and Philadelphia. The route takes you over Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland to the nation’s capital and your final destination.

There are three main arrival airports in Washington and you will be able to select where you land according to budget, convenience and onward travel plans.

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is the nearest airport to the city. It’s situated in the county of Arlington, Virginia, around five miles from the downtown area. Handling around 21 million passengers every year, it’s a large airport with excellent transport connections.

Washington Dulles, located around 26 miles from the downtown area, also handles around 21 million passengers a year. However, expansion plans mean this airport is set to grow in the coming years and overtake Ronald Reagan in terms of passenger and air traffic.

A little further from the city is Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall. At around 30 miles to the northeast of the city it is the busiest of the three airports, with around 25 million passengers flying in and out each year.

The flight from Boston to Washington is a short one and so you are unlikely to experience much turbulence in the air. This is good news if you are nervous about flying.

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