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Amazing DCA to LAX Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to Los Angeles Intl. found within the past 7 days were $118 round trip and $59 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for DCA to LAX

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AS 5 09:15 am 12:05 pm Check fare Check fare Check fare - Check fare Check fare - 0 stop(s)
DL 317 05:20 pm 08:05 pm Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare 0 stop(s)

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

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

Your next incredible adventure is on the opposite side of a single flight. You can travel direct from Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) with multiple airlines, 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 Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to LAX?

It typically takes about 6 hours and 6 minutes to journey from Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.). You'll be in the air for a while, so keep yourself entertained with a film or get stuck into a magazine.

What is the flight distance from Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to LAX?

The flight distance from Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) is 2,361 mi. We suggest you bring a book or a few puzzles to make your journey more enjoyable.

What airlines fly from Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to LAX?

Choose from several airlines that fly direct between Washington and Los Angeles. American Airlines (AA) is one of the most popular. This carrier offers approximately 149 flights every month. If you want more options, take a look at the fares on offer from Alaska Airlines (AS). This airline has 45 flights on the Washington to Los Angeles route each month. Between the two, we're sure you'll find the flight to suit your needs.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Tuesdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2019. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Monday, as data shows the start 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 2019, flights departing on a Tuesday 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 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 1-2 weeks 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 2019 saved nearly 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Ronald Reagan Washington National to Los Angeles Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromRonald Reagan Washington National
Traveling ToLos Angeles Intl.
Shortest Flight Time0 hours 15 mins
Earliest Departure Time7:00AM PST
Latest Departure Time5:20PM PST
Lowest Flight Price$118

Washington to Los Angeles Carriers and Route Information

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
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.