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Cheap LAX to DCA Flights

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Los Angeles to Washington route information

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

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Cheap LAX to DCA Flights

  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to Washington is on Wednesday. So, if you want to save a little money on your next flight look for flights on Wednesday.
  • Question : Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?
    Answer : With nine total flight time options, Saturday provides the most flexibility from LAX to DCA. The day of the week with the least amount of options is Friday with only seven different departures.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Washington?
    Answer : Tickets are currently being sold for $218, 49% less than the average price for this route. As of May 20th, the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to Washington is May 25th.
  • Question : How long does the average person stay in Washington?
    Answer : Of course, you're not an average person, but if you were, you'd stay about seven days.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can and you may save money by changing when you take off. The lowest-cost day to fly in June is Wednesday.
  • Question : How long is the flight from LAX to DCA?
    Answer : If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Alaska Airlines), you will be able to leave LAX at 1:05 PM PDT and get to DCA at 8:54 PM EDT (four hours and 49 minutes). Remember, there is a time change of three hours.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Los Angeles to Washington?
    Answer : Booking with Delta Air Lines means you will arrive to Washington around the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 94% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin.