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Flights from Los Angeles to Washington, United States Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:54 -05:00

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Los Angeles to Washington Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:54 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,259,180,125 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Washington. Alaska & Virgin America frequently offer the best deals on Los Angeles to Washington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Alaska
LAXWAS
Mon 1/23
nonstop
WASLAX
Wed 2/1
nonstop
$237
Virgin America
LAXWAS
Tue 1/31
nonstop
WASLAX
Tue 2/7
nonstop
$257
American
LAXWAS
Sat 1/21
1 stop
WASLAX
Fri 1/27
1 stop
$265
Sun Country
LAXWAS
Thu 1/26
1 stop
WASLAX
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$269
United
LAXWAS
Tue 1/10
1 stop
WASLAX
Wed 1/11
1 stop
$274
JetBlue
LAXWAS
Thu 1/5
1 stop
WASLAX
Wed 1/11
1 stop
$287

How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles to Washington? 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 to Washington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $247.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Washington?

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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Los Angeles to Washington 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 to Washington? 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 to Washington.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $442 $442
7-14 days $372 $352
14-21 days $349 $307
21-30 days $349 $307
30-60 days $237 $265
60-90 days $237 $268
90+ days $267 $265

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

We've examined 25,265,511,629 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to Washington is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$237 $237 $237 $237 $257 $265 $257

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles to Washington 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 to Washington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Los Angeles Washington American 12/25/16 1/12/17 1 $307
January Los Angeles Washington Alaska 1/23/17 2/1/17 0 $237
February Los Angeles Washington Alaska 2/1/17 2/6/17 0 $237
March Los Angeles Washington Alaska 3/1/17 3/8/17 0 $257
April Los Angeles Washington American 4/5/17 4/11/17 1 $271
May Los Angeles Washington American 5/2/17 5/9/17 1 $271
June Los Angeles Washington American 6/13/17 6/15/17 0 $341
July Los Angeles Washington American 7/11/17 7/19/17 0 $320

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles to Washington 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 to Washington. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$442
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$442 $375
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$375 $542
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$542 $489
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$489 $281
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$281

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Washington 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 to Washington is $315.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles to Washington is $303.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Washington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:35 22:11
Alaska 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:05 13:05
United 8 8 7 7 6 5 9 06:00 23:25
Virgin America 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 08:25 23:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Los Angeles to Washington 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 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 Los Angeles to Washington is $189.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Washington is $291.

Los Angeles to Washington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Washington?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Washington flight time is 4 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Washington from Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Washington is 2,281 miles (3,670 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Washington?
Answer: There are 103 direct flights from Los Angeles to Washington.
Question: What are the most popular Los Angeles airlines for direct flights from Los Angeles to Washington?
Answer: United Airlines provides 47% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to Washington?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Los Angeles flying to Washington Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:54 -05:00Number of routes searched: 978Number of itineraries searched: 1,770,975

Wondering which airlines fly out of Los Angeles to Washington? We've gathered the average price of Los Angeles airlines with flights to Washington. 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 to Washington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
Delta -
United -
Virgin America -
American PHX
American AUS
American CLT
American DFW
Alaska SEA
Alaska PDX
Alaska SAN
Alaska MCI
JetBlue JFK
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue MCO
Copa PTY
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Frontier DEN
Sun Country MSP
United DEN
United SFO
United EWR
United IAH
Virgin America DAL
Virgin America SFO

Los Angeles to Washington Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Los Angeles and Washington. 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 to Washington