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Cheap DCA to LAX Flights

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Washington to Los Angeles route information

Origin Airport Ronald Reagan Washington National
Destination Airport Los Angeles Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United
Flight Price $224
Distance 2,305 mi

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Cheap DCA to LAX Flights

  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : Yes, you can switch your departure date. If you would like to save some funds in doing so, the cheapest day to fly in June is Tuesday. Having flexibility in your travel plans means you can save more, so be sure to plan ahead when possible.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Washington to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are eight. You won't have as many choices on this route as most other routes departing the United States.
  • Question : What is the cheapest airline flying from Washington to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Flight prices are hitting as high as $1,362 over the next three months when flying to LAX from DCA. Check out United Airlines, as they have reservations at just $227.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Los Angeles (LAX) from Washington (DCA)?
    Answer : Prices vary from $227 to $1,362. Booking in advance can usually help you get the cheapest rate. The further out you book, the more likely you are to save.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Washington to Los Angeles?
    Answer : This flight takes about six hours via Delta Air Lines. If you catch the 5:25 PM EDT departure, you'll arrive at 8:25 PM PDT (remember, there is a three-hour time difference).
  • Question : How long is the flight from DCA to LAX?
    Answer : Delta Air Lines can get you there in six hours. So, if you were to leave Washington at 5:25 PM EDT, you would arrive in Los Angeles at 8:25 PM PDT. Giving you enough time to catch up on your work before your flight lands. Don't forget the three-hour time change.
  • Question : What airports do you fly into for Los Angeles?
    Answer : Fortunately, there is another way to get to Los Angeles from Washington. Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is just 23 miles away, and over the next two months, flights are being booked 12% cheaper than flights from Ronald Reagan National Airport.