Flights from Washington Airport (IAD) to LAX Airport Airport (LAX)

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One-way from £76.11

Flying between Washington Dulles International to Los Angeles International is very convenient as there are 16 airliners offering direct flights including Delta Air Lines, EgyptAir, Cathay Pacific, Brussels Airlines, Qantas, Asiana Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Qatar Airways, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska Airlines, Air China, Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand and United Airlines. When travelling from Washington Dulles International you will cover about 2,283 miles before you reach Los Angeles International. This journey will take 5 Hours 8 Minutes.

The exact cost of the flight we vary quite significantly base on the dates you travel, the time of day you will depart and how long in advance you pre book the flights. If you are on a tight budget then you should avoid flying at peak hours as the prices are more expensive. The cheapest flights are in the evenings and in mid week. Flight to Los Angeles International will get more expensive the nearer you get the departure date, so it’s advisable to book in advance if it is possible.

When arriving at Los Angeles International don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

To see all airliners that offer flights between Washington Dulles International and Los Angeles International please see the table below.

Flights Chart
AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast FlightFlights
United Airlines666666600:5222:25VIEW FLIGHTS
Virgin Australia555555206:3022:25VIEW FLIGHTS
Air New Zealand555555206:3022:25VIEW FLIGHTS
Air China340324106:3021:49VIEW FLIGHTS
Alaska Airlines222222207:0020:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Singapore Airlines222222007:1020:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Qatar Airways222222007:1020:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Air Tahiti Nui222222007:1020:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Lufthansa111211120:0022:25VIEW FLIGHTS
Ethiopian Airlines111111100:5222:25VIEW FLIGHTS
Qantas111111017:4320:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Asiana Airlines111111006:3006:30VIEW FLIGHTS
Cathay Pacific101111007:1020:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Brussels Airlines110011119:1521:49VIEW FLIGHTS
EgyptAir010111009:0015:12VIEW FLIGHTS
Delta Air Lines100000010:0010:00VIEW FLIGHTS

United Airlines offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 00:52 and 22:25.

You can find the latest flight availability and prices from United Airlines at united.com. You can also book direct and get their latest discounts.

Flight times for the route are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

Flights Time In WeekDays
DayFlight TimesFlights
Monday
06:30
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9585
Virgin AustraliaVA8542
Asiana AirlinesOZ6287
07:10
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2394
Singapore AirlinesSQ1306
Qatar AirwaysQR8835
08:53
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA667
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9590
Virgin AustraliaVA8375
09:33
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS277
10:00
AirlineFlight  No
Delta Air LinesDL8958
11:21
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA719
12:50
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7236
Air New ZealandNZ9586
Virgin AustraliaVA8376
15:12
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1689
17:30
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7238
United AirlinesUA2276
17:43
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS309
19:15
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7234
United AirlinesUA2303
Air New ZealandNZ9587
Virgin AustraliaVA8372
Brussels AirlinesSN8943
20:10
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2388
Singapore AirlinesSQ1308
Cathay PacificCX7911
Qatar AirwaysQR2999
QantasQF3645
22:25
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1515
Air New ZealandNZ9593
Ethiopian AirlinesET1366
LufthansaLH7526
Virgin AustraliaVA8373
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Tuesday
00:52
AirlineFlight  No
Ethiopian AirlinesET1366
06:30
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA667
Air New ZealandNZ9585
Virgin AustraliaVA8375
Asiana AirlinesOZ6287
07:10
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2394
Singapore AirlinesSQ1306
Alaska AirlinesAS277
Qatar AirwaysQR8835
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7237
United AirlinesUA719
Air New ZealandNZ9590
EgyptAirMS9312
Virgin AustraliaVA8550
12:50
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7236
United AirlinesUA1689
15:12
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9586
Virgin AustraliaVA8376
17:30
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2276
17:35
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA818
17:43
AirlineFlight  No
Singapore AirlinesSQ1308
Alaska AirlinesAS309
QantasQF3645
19:16
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9587
20:10
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2388
Qatar AirwaysQR2999
21:49
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7234
United AirlinesUA2303
Virgin AustraliaVA8372
Brussels AirlinesSN8943
22:25
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1515
Air New ZealandNZ9593
LufthansaLH7526
Virgin AustraliaVA8373
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Wednesday
00:52
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1515
06:30
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9591
Virgin AustraliaVA8542
Asiana AirlinesOZ6287
07:10
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2394
Singapore AirlinesSQ1306
Cathay PacificCX7907
Qatar AirwaysQR8835
08:53
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA667
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9585
Virgin AustraliaVA8375
09:33
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS277
11:21
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA719
12:50
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9586
Virgin AustraliaVA8376
15:12
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1689
17:30
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2276
17:43
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2388
Alaska AirlinesAS309
19:16
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2303
Air New ZealandNZ9587
Virgin AustraliaVA8372
20:10
AirlineFlight  No
Singapore AirlinesSQ1308
Qatar AirwaysQR2999
QantasQF3645
22:25
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9593
Ethiopian AirlinesET1366
LufthansaLH7526
Virgin AustraliaVA8373
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Thursday
00:52
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1515
Ethiopian AirlinesET1366
06:30
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA667
Air New ZealandNZ9585
Virgin AustraliaVA8375
Asiana AirlinesOZ6287
07:10
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2394
Singapore AirlinesSQ1306
Alaska AirlinesAS277
Qatar AirwaysQR8810
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA719
Air New ZealandNZ9590
Virgin AustraliaVA8550
15:12
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7236
United AirlinesUA1689
Air New ZealandNZ9586
EgyptAirMS9312
Virgin AustraliaVA8376
19:16
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2303
Air New ZealandNZ9587
Virgin AustraliaVA8372
20:00
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7238
United AirlinesUA2276
LufthansaLH7476
20:10
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2388
Singapore AirlinesSQ1308
Alaska AirlinesAS309
Cathay PacificCX7911
Qatar AirwaysQR2999
QantasQF3645
21:49
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7234
22:25
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9593
LufthansaLH7526
Virgin AustraliaVA8373
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Friday
00:52
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1515
06:30
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA667
Air New ZealandNZ9585
Virgin AustraliaVA8542
Asiana AirlinesOZ6287
07:10
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS277
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA719
Air New ZealandNZ9590
Virgin AustraliaVA8375
09:33
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2394
Singapore AirlinesSQ1306
Cathay PacificCX7907
Qatar AirwaysQR8835
15:12
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7236
United AirlinesUA1689
Air New ZealandNZ9586
EgyptAirMS9312
Ethiopian AirlinesET1366
Virgin AustraliaVA8376
17:30
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2276
17:43
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2388
Singapore AirlinesSQ1308
Alaska AirlinesAS309
Qatar AirwaysQR2999
QantasQF3645
19:15
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7234
Air New ZealandNZ9587
Virgin AustraliaVA8372
Brussels AirlinesSN8943
21:42
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2303
22:25
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9593
LufthansaLH7526
Virgin AustraliaVA8373
VIEW FLIGHTS
Saturday
06:30
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9585
Virgin AustraliaVA8542
Asiana AirlinesOZ6287
07:10
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS277
08:53
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA667
09:05
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA719
09:33
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2394
Singapore AirlinesSQ1306
Qatar AirwaysQR8810
11:25
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7237
Air New ZealandNZ9590
EgyptAirMS9312
Virgin AustraliaVA8375
15:12
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7236
United AirlinesUA1689
Air New ZealandNZ9586
Virgin AustraliaVA8376
17:35
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA818
17:43
AirlineFlight  No
Air Tahiti NuiTN2388
Singapore AirlinesSQ1308
Cathay PacificCX7911
Qatar AirwaysQR2999
QantasQF3645
19:15
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2303
Brussels AirlinesSN8943
20:00
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2276
20:10
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS309
21:42
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7234
Air New ZealandNZ9587
Virgin AustraliaVA8372
22:25
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1515
Air New ZealandNZ9593
Ethiopian AirlinesET1366
LufthansaLH7526
Virgin AustraliaVA8373
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Sunday
00:52
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1515
06:30
AirlineFlight  No
Air ChinaCA7234
07:00
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS277
08:48
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA667
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA719
15:12
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA1689
20:06
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2276
20:10
AirlineFlight  No
Alaska AirlinesAS309
21:42
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA2303
Air New ZealandNZ9587
Virgin AustraliaVA8372
Brussels AirlinesSN8943
22:05
AirlineFlight  No
Air New ZealandNZ9593
Ethiopian AirlinesET1366
LufthansaLH7526
Virgin AustraliaVA8373
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If the airlines stated don’t offer flights that suite your travel times, you could look at alternative options. Below we have summarised flights from alternative departures airports and flights that are not direct.

Alternative Direct Routes
RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Baltimore Washington Thurgood Marshall to Los Angeles05 Hours 12 Minutes
Washington Ronald Reagan Washington National to Los Angeles05 Hours 10 Minutes
Philadelphia to Los Angeles05 Hours 21 Minutes
Richmond to Los Angeles05 Hours 10 Minutes

Please remember to leave plenty of time to get though customers when you are departing form the airports. Flights regulations are getting very strict these days so getting through customs can take in excess of 1 hour in some cases.

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Flight Price FAQ - Washington (IAD) to Los Angeles (LAX)

DIRECT United
What is the cheapest direct flight one way from Washington IAD to Los Angeles LAX?
The cheapest direct flight one way from Washington IAD to Los Angeles LAX is £76.11 ($98 €90.33)
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What is the cheapest direct return flight from Washington IAD to Los Angeles LAX?
The cheapest direct return flight from Washington IAD to Los Angeles LAX is £164.64 ($212 €195.41)
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Flight Info FAQ - Washington (IAD) to Los Angeles (LAX)

Who flies from Washington to Los Angeles?
The following airlines fly from Washington (IAD) to Los Angeles (LAX): Air China, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta Air Lines, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United Airlines, Virgin Australia.
How far is the flight from Washington to Los Angeles?
The flight from Washington to Los Angeles is 3,674KM or 2,283 miles.
How long does the flight from Washington to Los Angeles to take?
The flight from Washington to Los Angeles takes 5 Hours 8 Minutes.

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