Cheap flights from Dulles Intl (IAD) to California from $98

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 9/17. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
IAD — LAX
Jun 22 — Jun 291

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

To save up to 89% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 31 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California from $366 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $597 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to California from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $347 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $106. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from IAD to CA?

When flying from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap Dulles Intl to California flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Dulles Intl to California specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,263,674 searches. Prices were last updated on June 17, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Washington, D.C. to California in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Thu 7/47:16 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 33mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/1011:26 pmLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/17$206
Mon 7/1511:33 amIAD - LAS
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/225:03 pmLAS - IAD
1 stop14h 34mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/15$230
Sat 7/2711:13 amIAD - LAS
1 stop8h 34mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/301:19 pmLAS - IAD
1 stop18h 11mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$238
Fri 7/128:00 pmIAD - LAS
1 stop17h 01mSun Country Air
Mon 7/156:50 pmLAS - IAD
1 stop15h 20mSun Country Air
Deal found 6/16$240
Thu 7/410:25 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 27mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/1011:00 amLAX - IAD
1 stop7h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/17$243
Fri 7/128:00 pmIAD - LAS
1 stop17h 01mSun Country Air
Fri 7/265:40 pmLAS - IAD
1 stop13h 37mSun Country Air
Deal found 6/16$245
Thu 7/45:10 pmIAD - LAS
1 stop18h 27mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/161:19 pmLAS - IAD
1 stop18h 11mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$246
Thu 7/45:33 pmIAD - SJC
1 stop8h 12mUnited Airlines
Fri 7/126:40 pmSJC - IAD
1 stop7h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/16$247
Mon 7/1510:25 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 27mUnited Airlines
Mon 7/2211:26 pmLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/17$247

Dulles Intl to California 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Dulles Intl and California in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,263,674 searches. Data last updated June 17, 2024.
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Sun 9/16:03 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 29mAlaska Airlines
Wed 9/48:30 amLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 03mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 6/17$197
Wed 9/186:55 amIAD - SJC
1 stop9h 24mAmerican Airlines
Sat 9/2811:53 amSJC - IAD
1 stop8h 17mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/16$198
Sat 9/76:55 amIAD - SJC
1 stop9h 34mAmerican Airlines
Tue 9/106:00 amSJC - IAD
2 stops14h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/16$203
Thu 7/47:16 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 33mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/1011:26 pmLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/17$206
Sat 9/145:38 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 29mAlaska Airlines
Thu 9/198:30 amLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 03mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 6/16$207
Sat 9/76:55 amIAD - SJC
2 stops15h 03mAmerican Airlines
Tue 9/106:00 amSJC - IAD
2 stops14h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/16$208
Thu 8/157:15 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 27mUnited Airlines
Mon 8/1910:50 pmLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/16$217
Tue 8/137:10 amIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 23mAlaska Airlines
Wed 8/149:39 pmLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 01mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 6/16$227
Mon 7/1511:33 amIAD - LAS
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/225:03 pmLAS - IAD
1 stop14h 34mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/15$230

Dulles Intl to California flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Dulles Intl to California for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,263,674 searches. Data last updated June 17, 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Washington, D.C. to California. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Thu 6/2710:25 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 27mUnited Airlines
Thu 7/411:26 pmLAX - IAD
Nonstop5h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/17$307
Tue 6/258:25 amIAD - LAX
2 stops27h 15mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/59:34 pmLAX - IAD
2 stops10h 46mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$325
Sat 6/228:25 amIAD - LAX
2 stops27h 15mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/59:34 pmLAX - IAD
2 stops10h 46mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$346
Thu 6/2710:25 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 27mUnited Airlines
Thu 7/47:05 pmLAX - IAD
1 stop7h 20mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/17$347
Sun 6/2312:55 pmIAD - LAX
2 stops22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/59:34 pmLAX - IAD
2 stops10h 46mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$350
Tue 6/258:25 amIAD - LAX
2 stops27h 15mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/36:40 amLAX - IAD
2 stops11h 26mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$352
Thu 6/274:24 pmIAD - LAS
1 stop28h 53mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/15:05 amLAS - IAD
2 stops26h 52mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$353
Thu 6/274:24 pmIAD - LAS
1 stop28h 53mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/14:47 pmLAS - IAD
1 stop15h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$356
Tue 6/2510:20 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 27mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/1012:55 pmLAX - IAD
1 stop7h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/15$356

One-way flights to California from Dulles Intl

Search for one-way flight options from Dulles Intl to California. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,263,674 searches. Data last updated June 17, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from Washington, D.C. to California. For those needing a return trip from Washington, D.C., there is a search form available above.
Tue 9/175:38 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 29mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 6/16$98
Sat 9/146:55 amIAD - SJC
1 stop9h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/16$99
Wed 8/215:38 pmIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 29mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 6/17$99
Thu 8/157:10 amIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 23mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 6/15$109
Wed 7/3111:25 amIAD - LAS
1 stop9h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/16$115
Tue 9/176:30 amIAD - LAX
1 stop8h 08mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/16$118
Wed 11/2010:22 amIAD - SJC
1 stop10h 19mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/16$119
Sun 8/187:00 amIAD - LAX
Nonstop5h 19mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 6/16$119
Fri 7/128:00 pmIAD - LAS
1 stop17h 01mSun Country Air
Deal found 6/16$120

Find flights from Dulles Intl to California within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Dulles Intl to California that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,263,674 searches. Data last updated June 17, 2024.

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Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlLos Angeles

IAD - LAX

IADLAX

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Sun 9/1

Nonstop5h 29m

Los Angeles

Wed 9/4

Nonstop5h 03m

$197

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlSan Jose

IAD - SJC

IADSJC

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Wed 9/18

1 stop9h 24m

San Jose

Sat 9/28

1 stop8h 17m

$198

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlSan Jose

IAD - SJC

IADSJC

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Sat 9/7

1 stop9h 34m

San Jose

Tue 9/10

2 stops14h 10m

$203

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlLos Angeles

IAD - LAX

IADLAX

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Thu 7/4

Nonstop5h 33m

Los Angeles

Wed 7/10

Nonstop5h 03m

$206

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlLos Angeles

IAD - LAX

IADLAX

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Sat 9/14

Nonstop5h 29m

Los Angeles

Thu 9/19

Nonstop5h 03m

$207

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlLos Angeles

IAD - LAX

IADLAX

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Wed 9/4

1 stop8h 21m

Los Angeles

Tue 9/10

Nonstop5h 03m

$217

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlLas Vegas Harry Reid Intl

IAD - LAS

IADLAS

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Mon 7/15

1 stop15h 50m

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

Mon 7/22

1 stop14h 34m

$230

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlLas Vegas Harry Reid Intl

IAD - LAS

IADLAS

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Fri 7/12

1 stop17h 01m

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

Mon 7/15

1 stop15h 20m

$240

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlSan Jose

IAD - SJC

IADSJC

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Fri 8/9

1 stop7h 38m

San Jose

Fri 8/16

1 stop8h 02m

$256

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Reviews of airlines servicing California

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to California. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to California. Reviews last updated June 17, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with United Airlines, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines from Washington, D.C. to California by reading reviews from past customers. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,278 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.1
Very good
9,278 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,278 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,278 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.5
Good
374 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,278 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.4
Good
3,501 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,278 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,278 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

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  • Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $197, but on average you can expect to pay $227.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California is less than $251.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California for under $400?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California within the next 7 days for less than $400.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

  • How many flights depart from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California on average per day?

    On average 14 flights depart from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California per day.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 36% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 21% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 29% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 14% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

    There are many flights that can get you from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California in 5h 29m. Fly via Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California is about 2296 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California one-way?

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $98 on Alaska Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $99 and United Airlines from $118 one-way.

  • What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

    Consider Egypt Air (89%), Virgin Australia (82%) or United Airlines (81%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

    The cheapest flight price from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California is $128. On average you can expect to pay $1,015. The most popular route, (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl), can usually be booked for $230.

  • What does IAD to LAX mean?

    IAD stands for Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport, while LAX stands for Los Angeles Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: San Francisco Airport (SFO), San Diego Airport (SAN), Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA), San Jose Airport (SJC), Ontario Airport (ONT).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dulles Intl to California that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Dulles Intl to California flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Dulles Intl to California with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Dulles Intl to California flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dulles Intl to California that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Dulles Intl to California flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Dulles Intl to California.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Dulles Intl to California?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Dulles Intl to California by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dulles Intl to California that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Dulles Intl to California offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Dulles Intl to California?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Dulles Intl to California flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California flight deals updated?

    The Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/17.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California (average of $238). Flying from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to California in July is currently the most expensive (average of $321). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 7 airlines flying from Dulles Intl to California

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$97Average$206FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
FrontierCheapest$123Average$241FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$130Average$474FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
DeltaCheapest$138Average$425FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
Sun Country AirCheapest$147Average$332FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%
American AirlinesCheapest$168Average$452FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
United AirlinesCheapest$188Average$492FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%

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Hourly flight availability from Dulles Intl to California

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2%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
45%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
9%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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