Flights from Chicago to Washington DC

Search and find cheap flights from Chicago to Washington DC (United States, North America)
Search and find cheap flights from Chicago to Washington DC (United States, North America)

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Expect to pay
189 USD for flights from Chicago to Washington DC leaving on 7/1/2017 and returning on 7/28/2017
Low 85 USD
189 USD
High 338 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Chicago — Washington DC is approximately 58 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on Chicago to Washington DC flights are available 1 to 2 months prior to departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Washington DC from Chicago is February and May. Most expensive are July and December.
Chicago to Washington DC flights are currently cheapest between July and July.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Airtran Airways are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from Chicago to Washington DC with either Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines or Airtran Airways.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+19%
Delta Air Lines
+25%
Airtran Airways
+27%
United Airlines
+44%
US Airways
+47%
Major US Carrier
+48%
Best time to fly
Chicago to Washington DC flights are approximately 6% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Midway - R Reagan Nat for the best Chicago to Washington DC flight prices saving up to 2% on average.
Midway - R Reagan Nat tends to be 2% cheaper than Midway - Baltimore.
momondo compares flights to Washington DC from Chicago from 44 different sites.
Impact on price
Midway-R Reagan Nat
+1%
O'Hare Intl-R Reagan Nat
+2%
Midway-Dulles Intl
+4%
O'Hare Intl-Dulles Intl
+5%
O'Hare Intl-Baltimore
+5%
Midway-Baltimore
+7%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Chicago to Washington DC all week with a flight time of 1 hours 35 minutes.
Direct flights available: 891 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are O'Hare Intl - Nth Kentucky - Dulles Intl, O'Hare Intl - Nth Kentucky - Baltimore and O'Hare Intl - La Guardia - R Reagan Nat.
You can fly from Chicago to Washington DC indirect via Nth Kentucky, La Guardia or John F Kennedy.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Washington DC from Chicago
Return trip
May 26 - May 31
138 USD
FlyingCOM
CHI CHI
1h 47min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 26 - May 28
142 USD
OmegaTravelUS
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 26 - May 29
142 USD
OmegaTravelUS
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go right away

Last minute flights from Chicago to Washington DC
Return trip
May 26 - May 29
142 USD
OmegaTravelUS
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 26 - May 28
142 USD
OmegaTravelUS
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 26 - Jul 23
274 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
1h 51min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Chicago to Washington DC
Return trip
Jun 9 - Jun 13
105 USD
FlyingCOM
CHI CHI
1h 47min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jun 9 - Jun 12
113 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
1h 47min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jun 9 - Jun 11
115 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
1h 51min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Washington DC to Chicago
Return trip
May 26 - May 26
150 USD
ExploreTripDom
WAS WAS
2h 12min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 53min
Direct
WAS WAS
Return trip
May 26 - Jun 4
248 USD
CrystalTravelUS
WAS WAS
2h 0min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 45min
Direct
WAS WAS
Return trip
May 26 - Jun 26
266 USD
CrystalTravelUS
WAS WAS
2h 0min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 45min
Direct
WAS WAS

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So what's it going to cost once you're in Washington DC

Compare the costs of everyday items in Chicago and Washington DC
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
Chicago
3.92 USD
-13%
Washington DC
4.41 USD
Cappuccino is 13% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
MEAL
Inexpensive
Chicago
14.91 USD
%
Washington DC
14.91 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Washington DC than Chicago
MILK
1 liter
Chicago
2.95 USD
-28%
Washington DC
3.79 USD
Milk is 28% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
BUS
One-way ticket
Chicago
2.48 USD
-10%
Washington DC
2.73 USD
Bus is 9.9% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Chicago
11.94 USD
-8%
Washington DC
12.92 USD
movie theater is 8.2% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
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