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
183 USD for flights from Chicago to Washington DC leaving on 9/5/2017 and returning on 9/29/2017
Low 93 USD
183 USD
High 345 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Chicago — Washington DC is approximately 56 days to departure.
Chicago to Washington DC flights are usually cheapest between 1 and 2 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Washington DC from Chicago is May and August. Most expensive are November and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between September and September.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Major US Carrier 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 Major US Carrier.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+21%
Delta Air Lines
+22%
Major US Carrier
+32%
United Airlines
+42%
US Airways
+45%
American Airlines
+54%
Best time to fly
Chicago to Washington DC flights are approximately 7% 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 Wednesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Wednesday 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 3% on average.
Midway - R Reagan Nat tends to be 3% cheaper than O'Hare Intl - Dulles Intl.
momondo compares flights to Washington DC from Chicago from 48 different sites.
Impact on price
Midway-R Reagan Nat
+0%
O'Hare Intl-R Reagan Nat
+4%
Midway-Dulles Intl
+5%
Midway-Baltimore
+8%
O'Hare Intl-Baltimore
+9%
O'Hare Intl-Dulles Intl
+10%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Chicago to Washington DC all week with a flight time of 1 hours 41 minutes.
Direct flights available: 750 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are O'Hare Intl - Nth Kentucky - Dulles Intl, O'Hare Intl - La Guardia - R Reagan Nat and O'Hare Intl - Nth Kentucky - Baltimore.
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
Jul 26 - Aug 22
129 USD
OneTwoTripUS
CHI CHI
1h 57min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 23min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 26 - Aug 23
129 USD
OneTwoTripUS
CHI CHI
1h 57min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 23min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 30
139 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go right away

Last minute flights from Chicago to Washington DC
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 30
139 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 26
149 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
1h 52min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 27
160 USD
CFEDreamsUS
CHI CHI
1h 52min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Chicago to Washington DC
Return trip
Aug 9 - Aug 12
100 USD
FlyFarUS
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Aug 9 - Aug 14
119 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Aug 9 - Aug 16
131 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Washington DC to Chicago
Return trip
Jul 26 - Aug 10
141 USD
Smartfares
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 29
149 USD
Smartfares
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS
Return trip
Jul 26 - Aug 1
161 USD
OneTravel
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 48min
Direct
WAS WAS

Weather forecast for Washington DC

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Washington DC.

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 19, 2017

37°C
22°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 20, 2017

37°C
24°C

Friday, Friday, July 21, 2017

38°C
24°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 22, 2017

39°C
26°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 23, 2017

39°C
24°C

Monday, Monday, July 24, 2017

32°C
23°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 25, 2017

32°C
18°C

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
3.95 USD
-11%
Washington DC
4.38 USD
Cappuccino is 11% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
MEAL
Inexpensive
Chicago
14.98 USD
%
Washington DC
14.98 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Washington DC than Chicago
MILK
1 liter
Chicago
2.89 USD
-29%
Washington DC
3.73 USD
Milk is 29% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
BUS
One-way ticket
Chicago
2.25 USD
-11%
Washington DC
2.49 USD
Bus is 11% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Chicago
12.49 USD
-4%
Washington DC
12.99 USD
movie theater is 4% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
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