$32+ Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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 8/20. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
WAS — LAX
jul. 23 — jul. 301

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The best prices from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles are usually found in September or October, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Los Angeles (LAX). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated julio 18, 2024.

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December

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September

Round-trip from

$66
(Cheapflightsfares)

One-way from

$32
(Cheapflightsfares)
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Los Angeles
One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Los Angeles

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 20% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

To save on the cost of your flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles, book at least 31 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 86% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $363 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $596.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles from Washington, D.C.. Prices for September average $346 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $106. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in December

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from WAS to LAX?

It’s typically best to fly out from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 16% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles flights in July & August 2024

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1 stop13h 43mSpirit Airlines
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Nonstop5h 34mSpirit Airlines
vie. 8/2310:26 amLAX - BWI
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mar. 8/207:00 amBWI - LAX
Nonstop5h 36mSpirit Airlines
lun. 8/2610:26 amLAX - BWI
Nonstop5h 03mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$81
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Nonstop5h 36mSpirit Airlines
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Nonstop5h 03mSpirit Airlines
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mar. 8/207:00 amBWI - LAX
Nonstop5h 36mSpirit Airlines
jue. 8/2210:26 amLAX - BWI
Nonstop5h 03mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$83
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mar. 8/208:42 amBWI - LAX
1 stop13h 42mSpirit Airlines
lun. 8/2610:26 amLAX - BWI
Nonstop5h 03mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$87
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1 stop8h 05mSpirit Airlines
lun. 8/1912:07 amLAX - BWI
Nonstop5h 03mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$88

Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles 2024 flight deals

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1 stop8h 05mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/218:20 amLAX - BWI
1 stop11h 32mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$66
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1 stop13h 43mSpirit Airlines
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1 stop11h 32mSpirit Airlines
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Nonstop5h 34mSpirit Airlines
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jue. 8/2210:26 amLAX - BWI
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lun. 8/2610:26 amLAX - BWI
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1 stop8h 05mSpirit Airlines
lun. 8/1912:07 amLAX - BWI
Nonstop5h 03mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$88

Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles flights leaving soon

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Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
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1 stop7h 24mSpirit Airlines
sáb. 8/310:35 pmLAX - BWI
Nonstop5h 02mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/16$141
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1 stop7h 24mSpirit Airlines
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2 stops27h 00mSpirit Airlines
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1 stop14h 37mSpirit Airlines
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1 stop14h 27mSpirit Airlines
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2 stops26h 18mSpirit Airlines
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Nonstop5h 29mSpirit Airlines
sáb. 8/310:35 pmLAX - BWI
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Nonstop5h 29mSpirit Airlines
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1 stop14h 37mSpirit Airlines
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1 stop14h 27mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/710:35 pmLAX - BWI
Nonstop5h 02mSpirit Airlines
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1 stop27h 50mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/78:35 amLAX - BWI
1 stop7h 15mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$158

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Washington, D.C.

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Users in need of a one-way flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles can choose from these deals. Those seeking round-trip flights from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
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1 stop13h 42mSpirit Airlines
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1 stop8h 10mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/17$34
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1 stop8h 10mSpirit Airlines
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Nonstop5h 34mSpirit Airlines
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Nonstop5h 34mSpirit Airlines
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Find flights from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles 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 2,731,402 searches. Data last updated julio 18, 2024.

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Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

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$66 - $201

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Price

Baltimore/WashingtonLos Angeles

BWI - LAX

BWILAX

Baltimore/Washington

mié. 8/14

1 stop8h 05m

Los Angeles

mié. 8/21

1 stop11h 32m

$66

Baltimore/WashingtonLos Angeles

BWI - LAX

BWILAX

Baltimore/Washington

mar. 8/13

1 stop8h 10m

Los Angeles

mié. 8/21

1 stop13h 43m

$68

Baltimore/WashingtonLos Angeles

BWI - LAX

BWILAX

Baltimore/Washington

mié. 8/14

1 stop8h 05m

Los Angeles

mar. 8/20

1 stop11h 32m

$69

Baltimore/WashingtonLos Angeles

BWI - LAX

BWILAX

Baltimore/Washington

mar. 8/13

1 stop8h 10m

Los Angeles

mar. 8/20

1 stop11h 32m

$70

Baltimore/WashingtonLos Angeles

BWI - LAX

BWILAX

Baltimore/Washington

mar. 8/13

1 stop8h 10m

Los Angeles

lun. 8/19

1 stop11h 36m

$125

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalLos Angeles

DCA - LAX

DCALAX

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

vie. 8/16

1 stop11h 26m

Los Angeles

jue. 8/22

1 stop24h 42m

$156

Washington, D.C. Dulles IntlLos Angeles

IAD - LAX

IADLAX

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

vie. 8/16

Nonstop5h 23m

Los Angeles

jue. 8/22

1 stop7h 47m

$158

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalLos Angeles

DCA - LAX

DCALAX

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

dom. 9/1

Nonstop5h 25m

Los Angeles

sáb. 9/7

Nonstop5h 05m

$197

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalLos Angeles

DCA - LAX

DCALAX

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

vie. 8/16

2 stops21h 23m

Los Angeles

jue. 8/22

1 stop13h 54m

$201

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles. Price data was last updated on July 12, 2024.
Booking 30 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles. Price data was last updated on July 14, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles flight should consider departing on Tuesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles

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Temperature and rainfall in Los Angeles by month

Plan your trip to Los Angeles by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Los Angeles, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 73.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 57.2 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Los Angeles

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles. Reviews last updated julio 18, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Spirit Airlines, Delta and Frontier from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,681 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.7

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Wish the there were an electrical outlet to plug the phone. it died within 10 minutes of being in the air.

Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,681 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,681 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.7

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Wish the there were an electrical outlet to plug the phone. it died within 10 minutes of being in the air.

Breeze Airways
8.1
Very good
83 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,681 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.7

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Wish the there were an electrical outlet to plug the phone. it died within 10 minutes of being in the air.

8.1
Very good
9,380 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,681 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.7

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Wish the there were an electrical outlet to plug the phone. it died within 10 minutes of being in the air.

8.0
Very good
9,757 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,681 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.7

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Wish the there were an electrical outlet to plug the phone. it died within 10 minutes of being in the air.

7.6
Good
4,047 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,681 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.7

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Wish the there were an electrical outlet to plug the phone. it died within 10 minutes of being in the air.

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Los Angeles from Washington, D.C.?

    Los Angeles (LAX) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles. You should not have trouble finding flights to Los Angeles from Washington, D.C.; the airport handles an average of 41 inbound flights from Washington, D.C. per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 9 airlines have flights to the Los Angeles airport from Washington, D.C.. It is only a 9.4 mi journey from Los Angeles (LAX) to Los Angeles’s city center.

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    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles is less than $106.

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

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

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

  • How many flights depart from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles on average per day?

    21 flight departures from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles per day on average.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 19% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 48% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

    A quick flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles can take about 8h 05m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $66. There are 2296 mi between Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles.

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles round-trip?

    Our cheapest airline available from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $66 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is 80% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

  • What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

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    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles are United Airlines (83%), Virgin Australia (82%) and Egypt Air (81%).

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    The cheapest flight price from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles is $125. On average you can expect to pay $915. The most popular route, (Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $160.

  • What does IAD to LAX mean?

    IAD and LAX are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. IAD to LAX refers to a flight route from Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to Los Angeles Airport. Baltimore/Washington Airport (BWI), Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport (DCA) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Where are the most common layover locations when flying from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

  • What are some popular things to do or see while on a layover in Chicago?

    If you're on a layover in Chicago and looking for things to do, consider visiting Magnificent Mile, Grant Park, or River North. Magnificent Mile, Grant Park, and River North are located about 15.5 mi, 16.2 mi, and 15.0 mi, respectively from Chicago O'Hare Intl. Travelers in need of a car in Chicago can rent one for about $69 per day.

  • What are some popular points of interest to see during a layover in Dallas?

    Most Dallas visitors opt to spend their time at American Airlines Center, Dos Equis Pavilion, and Majestic Theatre. American Airlines Center, Dos Equis Pavilion and Majestic Theatre are located about 15.0 mi, 18.3 mi, and 16.1 mi, respectively from Dallas/Fort Worth if you are interested in checking them out. Those landing in Dallas looking to spend some time exploring during their layover can rent a car for about $58 per day.

  • Where are the least popular layover locations for Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles flights?

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    Yes. In addition to deals on Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles 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 Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles.

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    Many airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles 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.

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    The Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 7/17.

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  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles (average of $238). Flying from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles in July is currently the most expensive (average of $325). 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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