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Flights from Philadelphia to Washington, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:21 AM

Philadelphia to Washington Last modified: Sep 19, 2016 7:29 AM

We've scanned 23,055,905,165 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Washington. American & Delta frequently offer the best deals on Philadelphia to Washington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
PHLWAS
Thu 10/20
1 stop
WASPHL
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$188
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Major Airlines
PHLWAS
Thu 9/22
1 stop
WASPHL
Mon 9/26
1 stop
$223
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Major Airlines
PHLWAS
Mon 10/3
1 stop
WASPHL
Mon 10/17
1 stop
$223
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Major Airlines
PHLWAS
Wed 10/5
1 stop
WASPHL
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$223
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Major Airlines
PHLWAS
Sat 10/15
1 stop
WASPHL
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$223
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Major Airlines
PHLWAS
Wed 12/7
1 stop
WASPHL
Fri 12/9
1 stop
$223
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United
PHLWAS
Sat 1/14
1 stop
WASPHL
Sat 1/21
1 stop
$301
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How Much is a Flight from Philadelphia to Washington?

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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Washington?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Philadelphia to Washington.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $408 $223
7-14 days $426 $223
14-21 days $425 $223
21-30 days $428 $223
30-60 days $425 $188
60-90 days $425 $223
90+ days $419 $301

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to Washington

We've examined 23,063,149,623 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Philadelphia to Washington is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$223 $224 $223 $188 $224 $223 $226

Compare Flight Prices from Philadelphia to Washington by Month

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 Philadelphia to Washington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Philadelphia Washington Major Airlines 9/22/16 9/26/16 1 $223
October Philadelphia Washington American 10/20/16 10/25/16 1 $188
November Philadelphia Washington Major Airlines 11/24/16 12/1/16 1 $224
December Philadelphia Washington Major Airlines 12/7/16 12/9/16 1 $223
January Philadelphia Washington United 1/14/17 1/21/17 1 $301
February Philadelphia Washington American 2/2/17 2/9/17 1 $310
March Philadelphia Washington American 3/1/17 3/5/17 1 $304
April Philadelphia Washington American 4/7/17 4/10/17 1 $353

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Philadelphia to Washington

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$223
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$223 $271
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$271 $224
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$224 $303
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$303 $188
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$188

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Philadelphia to Washington

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 Philadelphia to Washington is not available.

The average price for direct flights from Philadelphia to Washington is not available.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Philadelphia to Washington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 09:57 21:10
United 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 06:15 20:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Philadelphia to Washington

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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Washington is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to Washington is $245.

Philadelphia to Washington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Washington?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to Washington flight time is an hour and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Washington from Philadelphia?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to Washington is 119 miles (191 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to Washington?
Answer: There are 50 direct flights from Philadelphia to Washington.
Question: What are the most popular Philadelphia airlines for direct flights from Philadelphia to Washington?
Answer: United Airlines provides 56% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Philadelphia to Washington?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Philadelphia flying to Washington Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:21 AMNumber of routes searched: 116Number of itineraries searched: 34,745

Wondering which airlines fly out of Philadelphia to Washington? We've gathered the average price of Philadelphia 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.

Philadelphia to Washington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LGA
American BOS
American -
American ROC
American PVD
Alaska LAX
Alaska MCI
Alaska STL
Delta JFK

Philadelphia to Washington Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Philadelphia 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 Domestic Flights from Philadelphia - PHL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta Delta, Frontier, Spirit $81

Cheap Domestic Flights to Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from New York to Washington JetBlue, Delta $77
Flights from Newark to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Hartford to Washington American, JetBlue, United $77
Flights from Long Island MacArthur to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Westchester County to Washington American, Delta $171
Flights from Baltimore to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Richmond to Washington United $260
Flights from State College to Washington United $438
Flights from Ithaca to Washington American $285
Flights from Harrisburg to Washington United $361
Flights from New Haven to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Atlantic City to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Binghamton to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Elmira - Corning to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from New York to Baltimore Delta Check Dates
Flights from Washington to New York JetBlue, Delta $77
Flights from Newark to BaltimoreCheck Dates
Flights from Hartford to BaltimoreCheck Dates
Flights from New York to Charlotte American, JetBlue, Delta $127
Flights from New York to Detroit American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $110
Flights from New York to Pittsburgh Delta Check Dates
Flights from New York to Raleigh - Durham American, JetBlue, Delta, United $131
Flights from New York to Boston JetBlue, Delta $97
Flights from Washington to BaltimoreCheck Dates
Flights from Long Island MacArthur to BaltimoreCheck Dates
Flights from Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $86

Cheap International Flights to Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from New York to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $174
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