When to Book Flights from Los Angeles to Washington
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Top Tips for Finding a Cheap Flight
Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $243 or less.
The cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Washington was found 26 days before departure, on average.
Book at least 2 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be June, July and August. The cheapest month to fly is March.
Morning departure is around 8% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*. *Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days
Interested in purchasing flights from Los Angeles to Washington? Make sure to take into consideration where you will be staying in the city. While Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is a convenient choice for travelers staying in the city center, Baltimore International Airport is a better choice for those heading to the D.C. suburbs in Maryland. Finally, Dulles International Airport is a practical option for anyone that plans to stay in Virginia.
Planning on traveling with your family? Bring your kids to the NASA-themed play area located in Concourse B of Dulles International Airport. This play area is filled with interactive games, toys, and activities, making it an easy way for children to unwind after being cooped up in a plane for several hours.
Hoping to have a direct flight from Los Angeles to Washington? Consider booking your ticket with United Airlines, as this company offers many direct flights from Los Angeles International Airport to both Dulles International Airport and Baltimore International Airport. Travelers can also pay a small fee to upgrade to Economy Plus and receive more legroom.
If you need to unwind after your flight has landed, pay a visit to the meditation room located between Concourses D and E of Baltimore International Airport. This quiet space is open to all travelers and is a convenient place to clear your mind and de-stress after a long day of traveling.
For travelers who would like to use public transportation to move from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to downtown Washington, consider taking the local metro. There is a stop connected directly to the airport and it is an affordable way to move throughout the entire D.C. area.