Cheap flights from Birmingham to Washington (BHM - WAS)

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The best prices from Birmingham to Washington are usually found in August or July, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Birmingham (BHM) to Washington (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best BHM to WAS flight in 2021: compare Birmingham to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
BHM - WAS
Price
$198 - $339
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Precipitation
2.6 - 4 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$198

From Birmingham to Washington (WAS)

One-way from

$171

One-way flight from Birmingham 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 day to fly round-trip from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington from Birmingham, Alabama. Users have commonly found prices around $299 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $140. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in October.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington (BHM - WAS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 49% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington?

To save on the cost of your flight from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington, book at least 28 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 45% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $376 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $465.

Cheap flights from Birmingham to Washington in October, November 2021

The best prices found for BHM to WAS flights for October, November
11 Nov - 15 Nov
$185pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
15 Nov - 17 Nov
$185pp
BHM
Birmingham
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
15 Nov - 17 Nov
$189pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHM
Birmingham

Birmingham to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Birmingham found for this year
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$182pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
11 Nov - 15 Nov
$185pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$185pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham

Non-stop flights to Washington from Birmingham

Save time with Birmingham to Washington direct flight deals
15 Mar - 29 Mar
$347pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham
30 Nov - 3 Dec
$357pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham
3 Dec - 9 Jan
$367pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham

Last minute flights from Birmingham to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Birmingham, departing today and this week
4 Nov - 9 Nov
$266pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
5 Nov - 10 Nov
$267pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
4 Nov - 9 Nov
$270pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHM
Birmingham

One-way flights to Washington from Birmingham

The cheapest one-way flights from Birmingham to Washington
1:06 pm - 11:17 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
21h 11m
BHM - IAD
United Airlines
$171
United
8:39 am - 1:18 pm
Delta
1 Stop
3h 39m
BHM - DCA
Delta
$177
Delta
3:53 am - 2:22 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
9h 29m
BHM - DCA
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Birmingham to Washington

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

Birmingham (BHM), located 4.3 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Birmingham to Washington. 5 airlines have flights from Birmingham to Washington on a regular basis. Booking flights from Birmingham to Washington should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 2 outbound flights to Washington per day.

Which airlines flying from Birmingham to Washington have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $182, but on average you can expect to pay $203.

Are there nonstop flights from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington is less than $537.

Are there last-minute flights available from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington round-trip?

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Washington, with prices starting at $182. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $185 and $185, respectively. These flights start at 39% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Delta, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $93. American Airlines flights start at $95 while deals on United Airlines start at $151 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington?

While some choose either Birmingham - Washington Dulles Intl or Birmingham - Baltimore/Washington, Birmingham - Washington Reagan-National is the most popular route from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington?

American Airlines, Delta and Frontier are the most popular airlines when flying from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington.

What are the cheapest flights from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $117. While the most popular route (Birmingham - Washington Reagan-National) can be booked for $195 on average our data indicates $293 when flying from Birmingham, Alabama to Washington

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, DC

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

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Birmingham are not required to quarantine after entering Washington.

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

Returning to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Birmingham.

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Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Birmingham to Washington.
Average temperature for October in Washington
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Washington
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Birmingham

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Birmingham to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Birmingham 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
United Airlines
$117 $273 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$134 $379 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$135 $335 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Birmingham to Washington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Birmingham towards Washington.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 36% of BHM to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 35% of BHM to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 29% of BHM to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of BHM to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Birmingham to Washington
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Birmingham to Washington.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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