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

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to WAS flight in 2021: compare Iowa to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
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 June, July 2021

The best prices found for Iowa to WAS flights for June, July
28 Jul - 3 Aug
$283pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
14 Jul - 21 Jul
$288pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
27 Jul - 4 Aug
$291pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Iowa to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Iowa found for this year
28 Jul - 3 Aug
$283pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
5 Oct - 13 Oct
$285pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids
19 Oct - 27 Oct
$285pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Delta
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids

Non-stop flights to Washington from Iowa

Save time with Iowa to Washington direct flight deals
28 Jul - 3 Aug
$283pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
29 Jul - 4 Aug
$294pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
17 Sep - 20 Sep
$305pp
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

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Iowa, departing today and this week
22 Jun - 7 Jul
$334pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
22 Jun - 7 Jul
$338pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
22 Jun - 2 Jul
$342pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Washington from Iowa

The cheapest one-way flights from Iowa to Washington
2:35 pm - 12:58 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 23m
DSM - DCA
Frontier
$158
Kiwi.com
1:00 pm - 8:19 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 19m
DSM - IAD
United Airlines
$168
United
4:05 pm - 4:19 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
23h 14m
CID - BWI
Multiple Airlines
$185
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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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.

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 $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Iowa to Washington for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $283, but on average you can expect to pay $294.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Iowa to Washington under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Iowa to Washington is less than $379.

Are there last-minute flights available from Iowa to Washington for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Iowa to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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 Des Moines - Baltimore/Washington.

What are the cheapest Flights from Iowa to Washington?

On average you can expect to pay $333 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 $293.

How long is the flight from Iowa to Washington?

For as low as $319, American Airlines can have you in Washington from Iowa in 2h 18m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Iowa to Washington round-trip from $283. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $285, and United Airlines, from $301.

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 $142 on American Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $146 and United Airlines from $151 one-way.

Departure points for flights from Iowa to Washington

Select to see more specific information for flights to Washington from all departure points in Iowa.

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Iowa to Washington.
Flight duration
2h 24m
Average temperature for June in Washington
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Washington
4.2 ″

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

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Iowa 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
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%
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