Cheap flights from Atlanta (ATL) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

ATL — WAS
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington, D.C. are usually found in January or September, booked 25 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, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best ATL to WAS flight in 2023: compare Atlanta to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..

ATL - WAS

Price

$157 - $242

WAS

Temperature

35.6 - 80.6 °F

WAS

Rainfall

2.6 - 4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from$157From Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington, D.C. (WAS)
One-way from$48One-way flight from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

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

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.. 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, D.C..

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., book at least 24 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 27% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $200 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $252.

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

Flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at $59.

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

When flying from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., 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 24% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. in January, February 2023

The best prices found for ATL to WAS flights for January, February
Feb 28 - Mar 7
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 54m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 09m
$34

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 22 - Feb 28
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 43m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 04m
$38

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 7 - Feb 8
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 39m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 04m
$39

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Atlanta to Washington, D.C. 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Atlanta found for this year
Feb 28 - Mar 7
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 54m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 09m
$34

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 22 - Feb 28
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 43m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 04m
$38

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 7 - Feb 8
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 39m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 04m
$39

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Cheap United Airlines flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.

Mar 4 - Mar 4
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 46m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

9h 16m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 7 - Mar 7
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 46m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

14h 21m
$161

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

May 20 - May 20
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 41m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

8h 49m
$178

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

  • If you’re traveling from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., one of the more common airlines traveling that route is United Airlines. Flights from United Airlines traveling this route typically cost $297.91 RT. This price is typically 50% more expensive than other airlines that offer Atlanta to Washington, D.C. flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $139. The most popular departure airport in Atlanta when flying to Washington, D.C. is Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Washington, D.C. is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport. When flying from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., United Airlines flights are 23% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Delta flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.

Feb 23 - Feb 27
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 45m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 54m
$250

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 15 - Feb 18
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 58m
$251

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 10 - Feb 15
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 45m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 47m
$262

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. is Delta. Flights from Delta traveling this route typically cost $237.82 RT. This price is typically 105% cheaper than other airlines that offer Atlanta to Washington, D.C. flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $97. Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is the most common Atlanta airport to take off from when flying to Washington, D.C.. Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Washington, D.C.. When flying from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., Delta flights are 19% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Washington, D.C. from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
Feb 28 - Mar 7
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 54m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 09m
$34

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 22 - Feb 28
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 43m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 04m
$38

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 8 - Mar 15
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 41m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 53m
$39

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on return flights to Washington, D.C. from Atlanta, departing today and this week
Jan 31 - Jan 31
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 54m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 09m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 4 - Feb 8
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 54m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 04m
$44

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 4 - Feb 8
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 44m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

2h 04m
$45

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.
Mar 1
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 39m
$18

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 11
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 43m
$19

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 7
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 45m
$20

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Washington, D.C.

Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Boarding started late but flight landed on time. Plane was fully packed and initially AC was not upto comfort level.

Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Boarding started late but flight landed on time. Plane was fully packed and initially AC was not upto comfort level.

JetBlue
7.6
Good
363 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Boarding started late but flight landed on time. Plane was fully packed and initially AC was not upto comfort level.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Boarding started late but flight landed on time. Plane was fully packed and initially AC was not upto comfort level.

Southwest
7.5
Good
931 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Boarding started late but flight landed on time. Plane was fully packed and initially AC was not upto comfort level.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Boarding started late but flight landed on time. Plane was fully packed and initially AC was not upto comfort level.

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.?

For a flight from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., 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 76 outbound flights to Washington, D.C. per day. 9 airlines have flights to Washington, D.C. from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson on a regular basis.

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

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

Can I find flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $34, but on average you can expect to pay $47.

Are there nonstop flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. is less than $47.

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

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

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. round-trip from $34. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Spirit Airlines. Frontier is 83% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $18. Frontier flights start at $21 while deals on Delta start at $49 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.?

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

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.?

Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Atlanta to Washington, D.C..

What are the most reliable airlines from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. consider choosing LATAM Airlines (87%), Aerolineas Argentinas (86%) or WestJet (86%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.?

The cheapest flight price from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. is $47. On average you can expect to pay $445. The most popular route, (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National), can usually be booked for $195.

Top 7 airlines flying from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$32Average$124FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$40Average$107FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$97Average$238FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$139Average$298FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$157Average$334FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$236Average$438FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
32%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
33%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
34%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.
Sunday58daily flights
Monday92daily flights
Tuesday86daily flights
Wednesday90daily flights
Thursday79daily flights
Friday76daily flights
Saturday51daily flights
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