Cheap Flight Deals From Houston (HOU) to Washington (WAS) Starting at $66

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Airfares from $66 One Way, $126 Round Trip from Houston to Washington

Prices starting at $126 for return flights and $66 for one-way flights to Washington were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Washington economy flight packages

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, an IHG Hotel
Eaton DC
Moxy Washington, DC Downtown, a Marriott Hotel
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Washington packages with premium economy flights

Residence Inn by Marriott - Silver Spring
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More About Flying To Washington from Houston

Route Information for Flights from Houston to Washington

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
1206 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
Air New Zealand, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival
7:49PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
2:11AM UTC

Going from Houston to Washington, DC

Although the weather is slightly cooler than what you can expect in Houston, visiting Washington, DC, can give you a chance to explore some of the greatest national treasures in the United States. To find flights from Houston to Washington, DC, to fit your schedule, go to

Flying out of Houston

George Bush Intercontinental Airport and William P. Hobby Airport both serve Houston travelers. Hobby Airport offers domestic flights and is a major hub for Southwest Airlines. In 2011, George Bush airport was named the tenth-busiest airport in the United States, and it offers a variety of international and domestic flights. You can get to George Bush airport using the Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority's bus or rail system. The Hobby airport offers Metro bus service as well. Both airports offer parking at $17 per day and have taxi service around the clock.

Visiting Washington, DC

Washington Dulles International Airport, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, and Baltimore-Washington International Airport all serve visitors to the capital. If you touch down in Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Virginia, you'll still be approximately twenty-six miles from Washington, DC. In order to get into the city, you can take the Metrobus for $1.60 each way or the Metrorail for $1.70 each way. Ronald Reagan airport and Baltimore-Washington airport also offer public transportation into the city. If you want to skip public transportation, you can also hail a taxi or take a shuttle to your hotel. Although summer marks the busy tourist season, April through May or September through October are better times to travel due to better weather and fewer crowds. Spring average temperatures are a balmy 60°F. Summertime travelers should expect high humidity and an average high temperature of approximately 89°F. Whenever you decide to visit, make a priority list of the museums and monuments that you must see. With the Smithsonian, the Kennedy Center, and the National Mall comprising just a small selection of sights to see, it's easy to overlook some truly impressive attractions.

Planning Your Trip

To get a firsthand look at the capital of the United States, look for flights from Houston to Washington, DC, on The Orbitz website can also help you book tours of famous landmarks and lodging for the length of your stay in the nation's capital.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Houston to Washington now?
Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful information on travel restrictions and quarantine when getting a flight from Houston to Washington.
Are there non-stop flights from Houston to Washington?
United Airlines flies directly from Houston to Washington, so all you have to do is sit back and relax until you land at DCA.
What is the shortest flight from Houston to Washington?
From Houston, the unique sights and sounds of Washington are at least 3 hours and 30 minutes away. Secure your favorite seat, or perhaps even upgrade to one with a little more legroom, and travel to your destination in pure comfort.
What airlines fly from Houston to Washington most frequently?
United Airlines is the most frequent flyer along this route. This quality carrier operates 204 flights from Houston Airport to National Airport each 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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