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Cheap Flights from Atlanta to Washington, DC, United States - ATL to WAS Last modified: May 31, 2016 6:45 PM

Popular flights from Atlanta to Washington Last modified: May 31, 2016 6:45 PM

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American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $147
Sep 8, 2016 Sep 11, 2016 $147
Sep 9, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $147
Sep 15, 2016 Sep 18, 2016 $147
Sep 16, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $147
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 26, 2016 $147
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $147
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $147
Aug 26, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $147
Aug 27, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $147

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Atlanta to Washington (ATL to WAS)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Atlanta to Washington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $147.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Atlanta to Washington (ATL to WAS)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Atlanta to Washington based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Atlanta to Washington

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Atlanta to Washington should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $301 $247
7-14 days $247 $234
14-21 days $193 $206
21-30 days $193 $201
30-60 days $193 $181
60-90 days $147 $154
90+ days $147 $154

Cheapest Day To Fly from Atlanta to Washington

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Atlanta to Washington.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$147 $147 $147 $147 $147 $147 $147

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Atlanta to Washington

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Atlanta to Washington.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Atlanta Washington United 5/31/16 6/1/16 1 $590
June Atlanta Washington American 6/21/16 6/28/16 0 $193
July Atlanta Washington American 7/27/16 7/31/16 1 $181
August Atlanta Washington American 8/25/16 8/27/16 0 $147
September Atlanta Washington American 9/8/16 9/11/16 0 $147
October Atlanta Washington American 10/8/16 10/11/16 0 $147
November Atlanta Washington American 11/9/16 11/16/16 0 $147
December Atlanta Washington American 12/1/16 12/4/16 1 $154

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Atlanta to Washington

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Atlanta to Washington.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$301
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$301 $297
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$297 $247
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$247 $203
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$203 $203
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$203
TIPSave $110 by flying into Baltimore instead of Washington from Atlanta

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Atlanta to Washington (ATL to WAS)

Your Atlanta to Washington flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Atlanta to Washington is $154.

The average price for non-stop flights from Atlanta to Washington is $147.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Atlanta to Washington.

Nonstop Flight Details from Atlanta to Washington
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 3 4 06:05 19:20
Delta 22 24 24 24 25 16 21 07:12 22:05
United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 05:40 19:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Atlanta to Washington (ATL to WAS)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Atlanta to Washington. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Atlanta to Washington is $73.

The average price for round trip flights from Atlanta to Washington is $147.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Birmingham to Washington American, United $279
Greenville to Washington American, United $238
Columbia to Washington American, United $295
Knoxville to Washington American, United $219
Huntsville to Washington American, United $221
Chattanooga to Washington American $208
Augusta to Washington American $184
Asheville to Washington American, United $329
Montgomery to Washington American $345
Atlanta to New York American, JetBlue, Frontier, United $148
Dothan to WashingtonCheck Dates
Atlanta to Baltimore American, Spirit, United $137
Albany to WashingtonCheck Dates
Columbus to WashingtonCheck Dates
Atlanta to Philadelphia American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $108
Atlanta to Newark American, JetBlue, United $181
Atlanta to Richmond American, United $161
Atlanta to Chicago American, Spirit, United $81
Birmingham to Baltimore American $339
Greenville to Baltimore American, United $238
Atlanta to Boston American, Spirit, United $191
Huntsville to Baltimore American, United $221
Columbia to Baltimore American $295
Atlanta to Miami American, Frontier $99
Atlanta to Detroit American, Spirit, United $157
Augusta to Baltimore American $161
Knoxville to Baltimore American, United $329
Atlanta to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $117
Chattanooga to Baltimore American, United $208
Atlanta to Orlando American, Frontier, Spirit $68

Airlines Flying from Atlanta to Washington (ATL to WAS) Number of flights searched: 203Last modified: May 31, 2016 6:45 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Atlanta to Washington with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Atlanta to Washington.

Atlanta to Washington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PHL X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United EWR X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest MDW X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Atlanta and Washington, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Atlanta to Washington Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Atlanta to Washington?
Answer: The average Atlanta to Washington flight time is an hour and 53 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Atlanta and Washington?
Answer: The distance from Atlanta to Washington is 532 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Atlanta to Washington?
Answer: There are 199 direct flights from Atlanta to Washington.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Atlanta to Washington?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 73% of the non-stop flights between Atlanta and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Atlanta to Washington?
Answer: Charlotte, NC
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