$79 Cheap Flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Washington (IAD)

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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Washington (LAX-IAD)

Prices were available within the past 7 days and start at $79 for one-way flights and $158 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Washington (IAD)
Origin airport
Los Angeles Intl.
Destination airport
Washington Dulles Intl.
Airlines serving
Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, United
Roundtrip price
2282 mi
Average flight time
7 hours 56 mins

Los Angeles to Washington Flights

Whether you’re looking for a grand adventure or just want to get away for a last-minute break, flights from Los Angeles to Washington offer the perfect respite. Not only does exploring Washington provide the chance to make some magical memories, dip into delectable dishes, and tour the local landmarks, but the cheap airfare means you won’t bust your budget. So no matter whether your ideal itinerary involves flying one way, non-stop, or round trip, you’re bound to find flights that match your schedule on Expedia, and at prices that won’t shock your wallet.

Bagging a cheap flight from Los Angeles to Washington may mean more dollars to spend on for one-of-a-kind souvenirs when you arrive, but it doesn’t mean you have to skimp on your travel experience, as Expedia offers a sizzling selection of cheap airlines that’ll put you in your happy place on their planes, whether that’s getting lost in a hair-raising airport thriller, dreaming on the passing landscape over a glass of bubbly, or jotting down your vacation bucket list at 38,000 feet. There’s also bound to be plenty of opportunities to snap a few photos of the high life that will make your friends green with envy. After all, enjoying the journey is part of the fun.

With so many affordable flights and so many wonderful adventures awaiting you, there’s no reason to put off booking a fantastic flight from LAX to IAD today. So don’t leave it to the last minute to make your dream trip a reality: pack your bags with your go-to travel accessories, put together your list of must-see attractions and can’t-miss activities, and get ready to broaden your horizons – with Expedia, the wonders of Washington are only a plane trip away. Book your travel arrangements with us today!

If you would like to book flights to Washington more flexibly many prefer to purchase one-way tickets with options to take different airlines. A one way ticket to Washington is $79 now!

Frequently asked questions

How much is a flight from LAX to IAD?
If you’re planning on traveling from LAX to IAD, round-trip flights start from $158. This price is based on fares advertised within the last 7 days on Expedia for flights departing within the next year, so don’t let a good deal slip through your fingers. Book now and save yourself money and time. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.
Do I need to pay a cancellation fee if I cancel my flight from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD)?
We understand that things crop up unexpectedly, so we’ve made it as simple as possible for you to cancel your trip online. Just visit the Customer Service Portal and follow the instructions.
How do I find cheap flights from LAX to Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) that have flexible change policies?
Many airlines offer the option to reschedule your flight without a change fee. All you pay is the difference between the original flight and the new flight. When you’re searching for LAX to Dulles Intl. Airport flights, you’ll see a “no change fees” filter for you to select.
How far is the flight from LAX to Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD)?
Around 2300 mi separates Los Angeles and Chantilly, so pack some in-flight entertainment to help you while away a couple of hours. That thrilling novel you haven’t had time to finish will be just the ticket.
Which airlines fly direct from LAX to Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD)?
United Airlines (UA) is a top option. It operates 178 flights between Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) and IAD each month. Alaska Airlines (AS) is also worth a look. It offers 26 flights a month. Between these two airlines, you’ll be able to find a great deal from Los Angeles to Chantilly.
Are Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to Dulles Intl. Airport flight tickets cheaper when they're purchased at the last minute?
Last-minute bookings from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to IAD can be hit-or-miss. You may be able to score a bargain, but then again, you could miss out! If you’d rather start your travel planning ahead of time, Expedia compares flight deals up to a year in advance. Just bear in mind that not all airlines release their prices that far in advance. Our top tip? Check back often as updates are made frequently.

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