Cheap Flight Deals From Washington (WAS) to Memphis (MEM) Starting at $42

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Airfares from $42 One Way, $90 Round Trip from Washington to Memphis

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More About Flying To Memphis from Washington

Route Information for Flights from Washington to Memphis

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
760 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
American Airlines, Southwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival
2:00PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
2:55AM UTC

Fly from Washington, DC, to Memphis

Residents of Washington, DC, who want to learn more about America's musical history, eat delicious pork barbecue and tour Elvis's old house can fly to Memphis in less than two hours. Drive yourself or take a Metro train to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).


After you fly from Washington, DC, to Memphis, you can start your musical history lesson with a visit to Graceland, the eccentric home of The King of Rock and Roll. Next, a tour of Sun Studio will show you where many famous musicians of the 1950s recorded their music. For extensive coverage of Martin Luther King Jr. as well as the struggle of African-Americans to gain full equality in the United States, check out the National Civil Rights Museum. You can spend more time outdoors with a visit to Mud Island where you ll enjoy hiking through the park. To stay indoors, visit the Mississippi River Museum.

Hints and tips

Located about 3 miles from downtown, Memphis International Airport (MEM) is accessible via Interstates 40, 55 and 240. Once you're in Memphis, you might want to attend the Beale Street Music Festival, Memphis in May, the International Blues Challenge or the Mid-South Fair. Local temperatures range from as low as 33 degrees in the winter to as high as 92 degrees in the summer.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Washington to Memphis now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will help you with questions about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Washington to Memphis.
Are there non-stop flights from Washington to Memphis?
American Airlines flies nonstop from Washington to Memphis, so all you have to do is sit back and relax until you reach Memphis Intl. Airport (MEM).
What is the shortest flight from Washington to Memphis?
The trip from Washington to Memphis can be as quick as 2 hours and 51 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not grab some friends and organize a spur-of-the-moment getaway?
What airlines fly from Washington to Memphis most frequently?
Organize your Washington to Memphis trip with an American Airlines flight. With 73 each month, this airline has the most flights along this route.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Memphis?
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 Memphis 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 Memphis with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Memphis 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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