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)

Looking for the best tickets for Chicago to Washington DC?

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Expect to pay
176 USD for flights from Chicago to Washington DC leaving on 10/29/2017 and returning on 11/17/2017
Low 96 USD
176 USD
High 354 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Chicago — Washington DC is approximately 60 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 September and October. Most expensive are November and December.
Chicago to Washington DC flights are currently cheapest between October and November.
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
+15%
Delta Air Lines
+24%
Major US Carrier
+35%
United Airlines
+50%
Air Canada Rouge
+54%
American Airlines
+62%
Best time to fly
Chicago to Washington DC flights are approximately 7% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
It's generally cheaper to take evening flights from Chicago to Washington DC.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Wednesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Wednesday tends to be the cheapest.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Midway - R Reagan Nat for the best Chicago to Washington DC flight prices saving up to 4% on average.
Of the possible routes between Chicago and Washington DC best prices tend to be found on Midway - R Reagan Nat.
We've got 47 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Midway-R Reagan Nat
+1%
O'Hare Intl-R Reagan Nat
+6%
Midway-Baltimore
+6%
Midway-Dulles Intl
+8%
O'Hare Intl-Baltimore
+11%
O'Hare Intl-Dulles Intl
+12%
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: 697 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 - Detroit Metro - Dulles Intl.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Chicago to Washington DC include Nth Kentucky, La Guardia and Detroit Metro.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
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Wednesday
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Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Washington DC from Chicago
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 26
76 USD
CrystalTravelUS
CHI CHI
1h 54min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 23
91 USD
FlightNetworkUS
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 20
92 USD
FlightNetworkUS
CHI CHI
1h 53min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go right away

Last minute flights from Chicago to Washington DC
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 26
76 USD
CrystalTravelUS
CHI CHI
1h 54min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 20
92 USD
FlightNetworkUS
CHI CHI
1h 53min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 21
92 USD
FlightNetworkUS
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Chicago to Washington DC
Return trip
Oct 3 - Oct 10
76 USD
CrystalTravelUS
CHI CHI
1h 54min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Oct 3 - Oct 25
86 USD
KissAndFlyUS
CHI CHI
1h 54min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Oct 3 - Oct 5
96 USD
HotFlugDE
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
WAS WAS
2h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Washington DC to Chicago
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 25
91 USD
FlightNetworkUS
WAS WAS
2h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 26
92 USD
KissAndFlyUS
WAS WAS
2h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 56min
Direct
WAS WAS
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 21
92 USD
CFOneTravel
WAS WAS
2h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
1h 50min
Direct
WAS WAS

Weather forecast for Washington DC

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

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 30, 2017

30°C
20°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 31, 2017

31°C
17°C

Friday, Friday, September 1, 2017

25°C
16°C

Saturday, Saturday, September 2, 2017

28°C
18°C

Sunday, Sunday, September 3, 2017

24°C
20°C

Monday, Monday, September 4, 2017

30°C
22°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, September 5, 2017

36°C
22°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
3.94 USD
-10%
Washington DC
4.35 USD
Cappuccino is 10% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
MEAL
Inexpensive
Chicago
14.95 USD
%
Washington DC
14.95 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Washington DC than Chicago
MILK
1 liter
Chicago
3 USD
-24%
Washington DC
3.71 USD
Milk is 24% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
BUS
One-way ticket
Chicago
2.25 USD
-11%
Washington DC
2.5 USD
Bus is 11% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Chicago
11.96 USD
-8%
Washington DC
12.96 USD
movie theater is 8.4% more expensive in Washington DC than Chicago
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