Flights from Washington DC to Los Angeles

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Washington DC to Los Angeles

Favorite airline: United Airlines
97 % of bookings on this flight route are made with United Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Sun Country Airlines.
United Airlines
46 %
Alaska Airlines
31 %
Sun Country Airlines
20 %
Tip: book 6 months before departure
The best time to buy tickets is 6 months before the flight. Pay only $191.00.
179 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Saturday
The cheapest flights on this route are operated on Saturday.
Direct flights are cheaper
Direct flights on this route are $113.00 cheaper on average than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
05h 25min
08h 10min
$207
$320
The favorite connection is non-stop
75 % of travelers decide to book a direct flight on this route.
Route
bookings
Direct flights
05h 25min, from $207
75 %
1 stopover Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport, MN
08h 10min, from $320
22 %
1 stopover Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, MI
10h 27min, from $573
2 %

Flight information: Washington DC - Los Angeles

Roundtrip from $206.86
Flight duration min. 05:45 / max. 08:40
Return flight duration min. 04:38/ max. 05:45
Distance 3678 km
Flights per week 79
Departure airport Washington DC - Dulles International Airport, DC (IAD)
Arrival airport Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
Destination country United States