Cheap flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles (IAD - LAX)

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The best prices from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles are usually found in July or February, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington Dulles Intl (IAD) to Los Angeles (LAX)

IAD - LAX
Price
$276 - $419
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$276

From Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles

One-way from

$90

One-way flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 13%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 20% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 17 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $75, or $95 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Washington Dulles Intl in April are about $86 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $43.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles (IAD - LAX)?

It’s optimal to fly from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 25% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles in March, April 2021

1 Apr - 8 Apr
$97pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
15 Apr - 15 May
$100pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$105pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

1 Apr - 8 Apr
$97pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
15 Apr - 15 May
$100pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$105pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Washington Dulles Intl

1 Apr - 8 Apr
$97pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
15 Apr - 15 May
$100pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$105pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Last minute flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles

9 Mar - 29 Mar
$138pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
9 Mar - 24 Mar
$141pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
13 Mar - 22 Mar
$146pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Washington Dulles Intl

3:45 am - 6:31 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
5h 46m
IAD - LAX
United Airlines
$90
United
5:26 am - 11:30 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
33h 04m
IAD - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$96
Gotogate
10:29 am - 3:58 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
8h 29m
IAD - LAX
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Washington Dulles Intl and Los Angeles for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and Alaska Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $97, but on average you can expect to pay $117.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles is less than $139.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 8 flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 38% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 63% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Washington Dulles Intl or Los Angeles?

Expected rainfall in Washington Dulles Intl is less than in Los Angeles. You can expect this to be the case over the next 16 days.

Is Washington Dulles Intl weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Washington Dulles Intl. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles?

A quick flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles can take about 5h 24m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $97. The distance from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles is about 2296 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles round-trip?

United Airlines, at $97, was found to be the cheapest airline from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Major Airline and American Airlines. United Airlines is priced at 68% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $49 on United Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $64 and Delta from $68 one-way.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Flight duration
5h 08m
Average temperature for March in Los Angeles
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Los Angeles
1.3 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 7 airlines flying from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$106 $227 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$132 $256 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$118 $289 No cancel fee 75%
Sun Country Air
$132 $290 No cancel fee 83%
American Airlines
$128 $311 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$134 $323 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$143 $376 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 53% of IAD to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of IAD to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of IAD to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of IAD to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington Dulles Intl to Los Angeles
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
11 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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