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Flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, United States

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Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia Last modified: Feb 24, 2017 2:05 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,728,241,527 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Washington, District of Columbia. United & Alaska frequently offer the best deals to Washington, District of Columbia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
LAXWAS
Tue 3/14
1 stop
WASLAX
Wed 3/22
1 stop
$214
Alaska
LAXWAS
Tue 3/14
nonstop
WASLAX
Tue 3/21
nonstop
$247
American
LAXWAS
Tue 5/2
1 stop
WASLAX
Sat 5/6
1 stop
$271
Virgin America
LAXWAS
Wed 3/29
nonstop
WASLAX
Tue 4/4
nonstop
$277
JetBlue
LAXWAS
Tue 3/21
1 stop
WASLAX
Tue 3/28
1 stop
$293
Frontier
LAXWAS
Tue 4/25
1 stop
WASLAX
Sat 4/29
1 stop
$321

How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $251.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $354 $353
7-14 days $297 $294
14-21 days $247 $214
21-30 days $267 $214
30-60 days $257 $235
60-90 days $257 $265
90+ days $287 $295

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29,747,320,011 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$254$214$214$254$277$265$277

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia Alaska 2/28/17 3/14/17 0 $480
March Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia United 3/14/17 3/22/17 1 $214
April Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia Alaska 4/25/17 5/2/17 0 $257
May Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia Alaska 5/2/17 5/10/17 0 $257
June Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia Alaska 6/6/17 6/13/17 0 $287
July Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia Alaska 7/11/17 7/26/17 0 $315
August Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia United 8/18/17 8/22/17 1 $314
September Los Angeles, California Washington, District of Columbia Alaska 9/18/17 10/8/17 0 $313

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$397
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$397 $320
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$320 $254
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$254 $275
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$275 $307
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$307

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia is $326.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia is $323.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia.

Weekly Direct Flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 08:30 12:50
Alaska 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:45 12:45
United 7 6 7 7 7 5 7 07:42 23:15
Virgin America 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:30 23:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia. 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 Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia is $169.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia is $315.

Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia?
Answer: The average Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia flight time is 4 hours and 58 minutes.
Question: How far is Washington, District of Columbia from Los Angeles, California?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia is 2,281 miles (3,670 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia?
Answer: There are 88 direct flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia.
Question: What are the most popular Los Angeles, California airlines for direct flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia?
Answer: United Airlines provides 52% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles, California and Washington, District of Columbia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Los Angeles, California flying to Washington, District of Columbia Last modified: Feb 24, 2017 2:05 -05:00Number of routes searched: 1,000Number of itineraries searched: 2,051,379

Wondering which airlines fly out of Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia? We've gathered the average price of Los Angeles, California airlines with flights to Washington, District of Columbia. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
Major Airlines -
United -
Virgin America -
American PHX
American CLT
American DFW
American JFK
AeroMexico MEX
Alaska SEA
Alaska PDX
Alaska SAN
Alaska DAL
JetBlue JFK
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue MCO
Copa PTY
Major Airlines SLC
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines DTW
Frontier DEN
Sun Country MSP
United DEN
United EWR
United SFO
United IAH
Virgin America DAL
Virgin America SFO

Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Los Angeles, California and Washington, District of Columbia. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles, California to Washington, District of Columbia