Cheap flights from Iowa (IA) to Washington (WAS)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Iowa to Washington (WAS)

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

To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 43 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Iowa to Washington from $262 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $293 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Washington from Iowa with a flight ticket averaging about $285. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $90. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

Cheap flights from Iowa to Washington in March, April 2021

29 Mar - 31 Mar
$78pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids
29 Mar - 31 Mar
$83pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids
7 Apr - 13 Apr
$93pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Iowa to Washington 2021 flight deals

29 Mar - 31 Mar
$78pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids
29 Mar - 31 Mar
$83pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids
7 Apr - 13 Apr
$93pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Washington from Iowa

6 Apr - 14 Apr
$223pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
8 Apr - 13 Apr
$234pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
5 Apr - 11 Apr
$245pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Iowa to Washington

15 Mar - 18 Mar
$278pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$311pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$311pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Washington from Iowa

12:35 pm - 7:12 pm
Delta
1 Stop
5h 37m
DSM - IAD
Delta
$132
Delta
9:58 am - 4:04 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 06m
DSM - BWI
American Airlines
8:22 am - 5:59 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 37m
CID - DCA
Frontier
$135
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Flight FAQs

From Iowa to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Iowa 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 Iowa 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 Iowa to Washington to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Iowa 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 Iowa to Washington have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Iowa 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 Iowa to Washington for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Iowa to Washington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $78, but on average you can expect to pay $127.

Are there nonstop flights from Iowa to Washington for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 15 direct flights from Iowa to Washington under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Iowa to Washington is less than $366.

Are there last-minute flights available from Iowa to Washington for under $300?

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

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Iowa to Washington.

What are the most popular routes from Iowa to Washington?

The most popular route from Iowa to Washington is Des Moines - Washington Reagan-National. You may also consider Des Moines - Washington Dulles Intl or Cedar Rapids - Washington Dulles Intl.

What are the cheapest Flights from Iowa to Washington?

On average you can expect to pay $341 for a flight from Iowa to Washington. The cheapest flight overall is $156 while the most popular route, (Des Moines - Washington Reagan-National) is currently priced at $161.

How long is the flight from Iowa to Washington?

For as low as $223, American Airlines can have you in Washington from Iowa in 2h 15m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Iowa to Washington round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Iowa to Washington round-trip from $78.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $39 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $121 and American Airlines from $123 one-way.

Destination information for Washington

Flight duration
2h 25m
Average temperature for March in Washington
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Washington
4.0 ″

Airports servicing

Cedar Rapids (CID)
Dubuque (DBQ)
Des Moines (DSM)
Fort Dodge (FOD)
Mason City (MCW)

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 4 airlines flying from Iowa to Washington

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$133 $286 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$95 $345 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$148 $380 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$200 $398 No cancel fee 71%