Cheap flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. (IND - WAS)

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The best prices from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. are usually found in August or July, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Indianapolis (IND) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best IND to WAS flight in 2022: compare Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..
IND - WAS
Price
$136 - $288
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.6 - 4 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$136

From Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

One-way from

$132

One-way flight from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. (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 Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington, D.C. from Indianapolis. Users have commonly found prices around $240 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $96. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in October.

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

When flying from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C., the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 5% versus a flight at noon.

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

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 30% on the overall cost on flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C..

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

Find a great deal and save up to 29% by booking at least 36 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $280.

Cheap flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. in May, June 2022

The best prices found for IND to WAS flights for May, June
1 Jun - 3 Jun
$239pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
16 Jun - 22 Jun
$243pp
IND
Indianapolis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
14 Jun - 21 Jun
$246pp
IND
Indianapolis
Delta
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Indianapolis found for this year
17 Aug - 22 Aug
$194pp
IND
Indianapolis
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis
17 Aug - 22 Aug
$203pp
IND
Indianapolis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis
16 Aug - 23 Aug
$212pp
IND
Indianapolis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

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

Save time with Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
17 Aug - 22 Aug
$194pp
IND
Indianapolis
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis
16 Aug - 20 Aug
$221pp
IND
Indianapolis
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis
13 Oct - 20 Oct
$225pp
IND
Indianapolis
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis

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

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington, D.C. from Indianapolis, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 3 Jun
$239pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
1 Jun - 2 Jun
$247pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IND
Indianapolis
1 Jun - 2 Jun
$255pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

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

The cheapest one-way flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.
6:37 am - 1:11 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
30h 34m
IND - BWI
Allegiant Air
$132
Gotogate
1:37 pm - 6:52 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
5h 15m
IND - BWI
Spirit Airlines
$135
JustFly
2:20 am - 8:00 am
Delta
1 Stop
5h 40m
IND - DCA
Delta
$136
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.

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

Most people fly from Indianapolis (IND) if they book a flight from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.. On average, Indianapolis has 15 outbound flights to Washington, D.C. per day from 7 airlines. Indianapolis is conveniently located just 8.3 mi from Indianapolis’s city center.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $194, but on average you can expect to pay $238.

Are there nonstop flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. is less than $262.

Are there last-minute flights available from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $300?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Thursday, Saturday.

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

Per day, 17 flights depart from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 24% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 6% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 24% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 47% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.?

United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines can get you from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. in just under 1h 35m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 31m. Airlines will cover a distance of 478 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

United Airlines, at $194, was found to be the cheapest airline from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C..Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Delta and American Airlines. United Airlines is priced at 19% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$97 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Spirit Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $100 and $106, respectively.

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

The most popular flight routes from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. are Indianapolis - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl, Indianapolis - Baltimore/Washington and Indianapolis - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. are American Airlines, Delta and Juneyao Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

Looking for the cheapest flight from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.? While on average our users pay $336, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $159. The most popular route (Indianapolis - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl), is priced around $266.

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

Before booking your flight to Washington, D.C. from Indianapolis, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Mesa Airlines (100%), Ethiopian Air (92%), Copa Airlines( 89%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, D.C., DC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Washington, D.C. from Indianapolis?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington, D.C. within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Indianapolis must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Indianapolis are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

Do I need a test to fly back to Indianapolis from Washington, D.C.?

Returning to Indianapolis from Washington, D.C.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Indianapolis.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to quarantine after entering Indianapolis.

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Destination information for Washington, D.C.

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C..
Flight duration from IND to Washington, D.C.
1h 41m
Average temperature for May in Washington, D.C.
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Washington, D.C.
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Indianapolis

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C. 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
Delta
$95 $239 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$108 $243 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$146 $314 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Indianapolis towards Washington, D.C..
Morning 6 AM to noon 34% of IND to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 28% of IND to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 26% of IND to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 12% of IND to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C..
Sunday
12 daily flights
Monday
16 daily flights
Tuesday
17 daily flights
Wednesday
16 daily flights
Thursday
17 daily flights
Friday
16 daily flights
Saturday
14 daily flights
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