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Flights from Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA) to Los Angeles Intl. (LAX) starting at $99

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The cheapest flights to Los Angeles Intl. found within the past 7 days were $197 round trip and $99 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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FAQs about flights from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)

Can I catch a flight from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) right now?

For info on any present Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) travel advice and quarantine requirements, visit the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Look before you arrange your flight, so you don't get caught out en route.

Are there direct flights from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to LAX?

Some trips are all about the journey; other times, the magic is in the destination. If you're eager to get to your destination fast, multiple airlines have direct flights from DCA to LAX, including American Airlines and Delta.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to LAX, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)?

With the flight from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) taking around 5 hours and 31 minutes, there will be time to get things done in the air. Take advantage of the journey by bringing that novel you always wanted to read, seeing what in-flight entertainment is on offer or having a decent nap. You might even find you can squeeze in all three before the plane lands.

What is the flight distance from DCA to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)?

With a flight distance of 2,299 mi separating Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) and Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), you'll be cruising at altitude for a reasonable amount of time. It's the perfect opportunity to watch a film, get some work done or just chill out with a novel.

What airlines fly from National Airport to LAX?

You'll find a number of airlines with direct flights between Washington and Los Angeles. American Airlines (AA) is one of the most reputable. This air carrier operates approximately 117 flights each month. Another possibility is Delta (DL), which has 128 flights each month. The more airlines you weigh up, the more likely you are to find a sensational deal.

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Ronald Reagan Washington National to Los Angeles Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling From Ronald Reagan Washington National
Traveling To Los Angeles Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 0 hours 35 mins
Earliest Departure Time 6:10AM PDT
Latest Departure Time 6:40PM PDT
Lowest Flight Price $197

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Ronald Reagan National Airport to Los Angeles International Airport

Distance:
2,318.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on DCA to LAX Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Aircraft
American Airlines
Airbus A319
American Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200
American Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200
American Airlines
Boeing 737-400 pax
American Airlines
Boeing 737-800 pax
American Airlines
Embraer 170
United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet
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