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Fares from $24 One Way, $48 Round Trip from Harrisburg - Hershey to Washington

Prices starting at $48 for return flights and $24 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.

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More About Flying To Washington from Harrisburg - Hershey

Route Information for Flights from Harrisburg - Hershey to Washington

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Finding Flights from Harrisburg to Washington DC

Harrisburg International Airport

Locating low-cost flights from Harrisburg can often be a challenge for travelers. Orbitz.com searches a variety of airlines at one time in order to locate the best sales prices on tickets. The Harrisburg International Airport is conveniently located 12 miles from downtown Harrisburg on Terminal Drive. The airport is serviced by seven major airlines, which include US Airways, Delta, United, Frontier and Air Canada. Orbitz.com provides booking for the majority of these airlines, which is perfect for those on a budget.

Parking at the Harrisburg International Airport

Harrisburg International Airport offers a variety of parking options for travelers. The airport parking garage offers covered protection for your vehicle. Fees are charged by the hour, the day and the week. The economy lot is available for short-term parking or for uncovered long-term parking. Shuttles are available to and from the airport terminal, and luggage assistance is available. Parking services can be accessed around the clock and include jumping a dead battery, locating a lost car, changing a flat tire and gaining entry to a locked car.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have a number of options when going to and from the airport. Orbitz.com can help you locate rental car agencies in the area. Local taxi companies provide metered services and some may charge a drop-off fee. The local bus service is available for a flat rate, and many hotels provide free shuttle services to and from the airport. Travel times from downtown to the airport can take from 20 to 30 minutes depending on traffic and the mode of transportation.

Restaurants at the Airport

People who are waiting on flights can grab a quick breakfast or a cup of coffee at one of the many restaurants located within the airport. McDonald's offers a selection of breakfast items, coffee and juice. Starbucks offers a variety of gourmet coffees and pastries. Orbitz.com provides flights from Harrisburg at discounted rates, which is perfect for those on a budget.

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 Harrisburg - Hershey to Washington - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Harrisburg - Hershey to Washington?

There certainly is. United Airlines offers nonstop flights from Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.) to Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), which makes jetting from Harrisburg - Hershey to Washington a cinch.

What is the shortest flight from Harrisburg - Hershey to Washington?

Leave that movie marathon for another day, because the flight from Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.) to Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.) can take as little as 41 minutes.

What airlines fly from Harrisburg - Hershey to Washington most frequently?

If you're on the hunt for the carrier with the most frequent flights from Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.) to Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), buckle up and take off with United Airlines. This carrier offers 85 flights each month along this route.

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.