Cheap flights from Atlanta to Washington (ATL - WAS)

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The best prices from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington are usually found in August or May, booked 24 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)

All the information you need to plan the best ATL to WAS flight in 2021: compare Atlanta to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
ATL - WAS
Price
$168 - $242
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Precipitation
2.6 - 4 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Round-trip from

$168

From Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington (WAS)

One-way from

$57

One-way flight from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington (WAS)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Atlanta to Washington?

Flights from Atlanta to Washington lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Atlanta to Washington in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $104.

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

When flying from Atlanta to Washington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 16% versus a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Atlanta to Washington?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Atlanta to Washington. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Washington.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Atlanta to Washington, book at least 23 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 54% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $208 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $311.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to Washington in October, November 2021

The best prices found for ATL to WAS flights for October, November
28 Oct - 30 Oct
$55pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
9 Nov - 17 Nov
$56pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$57pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Atlanta found for this year
28 Oct - 30 Oct
$55pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
9 Nov - 17 Nov
$56pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$57pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Non-stop flights to Washington from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to Washington direct flight deals
28 Oct - 30 Oct
$55pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
9 Nov - 17 Nov
$56pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$57pp
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
23 Oct - 2 Dec
$67pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
21 Oct - 23 Oct
$69pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$70pp
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
3:45 am - 8:47 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
17h 02m
ATL - BWI
Spirit Airlines
$57
FareScan
6:20 pm - 6:20 am
Frontier
1 Stop
12h 00m
ATL - IAD
Frontier
$58
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Flight FAQs

From Atlanta to Washington

What airport do you fly from for flights from Atlanta to Washington?

For a flight from Atlanta to Washington, you will be flying from Hartsfield-Jackson. Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) is just 8.2 mi from the center of the city. Hartsfield-Jackson is the only Atlanta airport and it handles 58 outbound flights to Washington per day. 7 airlines have flights to Washington from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson on a regular basis.

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 $55, but on average you can expect to pay $65.

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 $65.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Atlanta to Washington round-trip from $55. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Frontier. Spirit Airlines is 72% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Atlanta to Washington?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Atlanta to Washington.

What are the most reliable airlines from Atlanta to Washington?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Atlanta to Washington consider choosing ANA (100%), WestJet (93%) or Delta (90%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Atlanta to Washington?

The cheapest flight price from Atlanta to Washington is $78. On average you can expect to pay $509. The most popular route, (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - Washington Dulles Intl), can usually be booked for $137.

What are the most popular routes from Atlanta to Washington?

The most popular route from Atlanta to Washington is Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - Washington Dulles Intl. You may also consider Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - Baltimore/Washington or Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - Washington Reagan-National.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, DC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Washington from Atlanta?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington within the United States

Most visitors from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Washington.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Washington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson are not required to quarantine after entering Washington.

Do I need a test to fly back to Atlanta from Washington?

Returning to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson from Washington

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

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Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Atlanta to Washington.
Flight duration from ATL to Washington
1h 55m
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)

Top 6 airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Atlanta to Washington choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$60 $155 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$70 $265 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$96 $328 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$104 $266 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$118 $293 No cancel fee N/A
Southwest
$243 $408 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to Washington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Atlanta towards Washington.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 41% of ATL to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 29% of ATL to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% of ATL to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 5% of ATL to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Atlanta to Washington
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Atlanta to Washington.
Sunday
52 daily flights
Monday
51 daily flights
Tuesday
51 daily flights
Wednesday
67 daily flights
Thursday
80 daily flights
Friday
67 daily flights
Saturday
41 daily flights
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