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The best prices from Atlanta to Washington are usually found in January or February, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Atlanta (ATL) to Washington (WAS)

ATL - WAS
Price
$136 - $182
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$136

From Atlanta to Washington

One-way from

$40

One-way flight from Atlanta to Washington

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 Atlanta to Washington?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 33% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Atlanta to Washington?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 28 days in advance to save up to 11% 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 28 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 Atlanta to Washington 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $252, or $276 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Atlanta to Washington?

Flights from Atlanta to Washington lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Atlanta to Washington in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $119.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Atlanta to Washington (ATL - WAS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Atlanta to Washington at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 11% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to Washington in October, November 2020

The best prices found for ATL to WAS flights for October, November
6 Nov - 7 Nov
$58pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
27 Oct - 31 Oct
$75pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$78pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Atlanta to Washington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Atlanta found for this year
6 Nov - 7 Nov
$58pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
27 Oct - 31 Oct
$75pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$78pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Non-stop flights to Washington from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to Washington direct flight deals
27 Oct - 31 Oct
$75pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
12 Nov - 16 Nov
$81pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
7 Jan - 16 Jan
$82pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Last minute flights from Atlanta to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Atlanta, departing today and this week
27 Oct - 31 Oct
$75pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$78pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$87pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way flights to Washington from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to Washington
4:25 pm - 3:10 am
Frontier
1 Stop
10h 45m
ATL - BWI
Frontier
2:45 am - 4:31 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 46m
ATL - IAD
United Airlines
$58
KAYAK
3:10 am - 4:47 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 37m
ATL - BWI
Delta
$69
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Atlanta to Washington flights.

Flight FAQs

From Atlanta to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Atlanta to Washington 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 Atlanta and Washington 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 Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. JetBlue, Southwest, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Atlanta to Washington for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Atlanta to Washington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $58, but on average you can expect to pay $85.

Are there nonstop flights from Atlanta to Washington for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Atlanta to Washington under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to Washington is less than $97.

Are there last-minute flights available from Atlanta to Washington for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Atlanta to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Atlanta to Washington?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday.

How many flights depart from Atlanta to Washington on average per day?

Per day, 5 flights depart from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 60% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures

Is Atlanta weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Washington is generally the same as in Atlanta.

How long is the flight from Atlanta to Washington?

A quick flight from Atlanta to Washington can take about 1h 30m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $162. There are 537 mi between Atlanta and Washington. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Atlanta to Washington round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Atlanta to Washington round-trip from $58. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $97, and American Airlines, from $103. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 63% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Atlanta to Washington one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Atlanta to Washington are Frontier ($40), Spirit Airlines ($41), and United Airlines ($48).

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Atlanta to Washington
Flight duration
1h 45m
Average temperature for October in Washington
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Washington
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Atlanta

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to Washington

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 61% of ATL to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 28% of ATL to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 10% of ATL to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ATL to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Atlanta to Washington
Sunday
54 daily flights
Monday
44 daily flights
Tuesday
48 daily flights
Wednesday
46 daily flights
Thursday
47 daily flights
Friday
51 daily flights
Saturday
44 daily flights