Cheap flights from Chicago to Washington

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Washington (WAS)
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Flight information for Chicago to Washington
(CHI to WAS)

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Best Price Found$71The best flight deal from Chicago to Washington found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $71
Fastest flight time1h 48mThe fastest flight from Chicago to Washington takes 1h 48m
Direct flightsTu and SaDirect flights go from Chicago to Washington on Tuesday and Saturday. Airlines offering direct flights are: United Airlines and American Airlines.
Airports in Washington2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Washington: Washington Reagan-National (DCA), Washington Dulles Intl (IAD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to Washington

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Washington?

July
The cheapest time of year to fly to Washington from Chicago is July. Most expensive is November

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for Washington?

Saturday
The cheapest day of the week is typically Saturday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Washington?

in the evening
Chicago to Washington flights are approximately 32% more expensive at noon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Washington from Chicago?

Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines, Delta, and Major Airline are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to Washington

What is the cheapest Chicago to Washington flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - Baltimore/Washington
Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Baltimore/Washington for the best Chicago - Washington flight prices

How far in advance should you book Chicago to Washington flights?

13 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to Washington is approximately 13 days to departure
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Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago to Washington

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Chicago to Washington by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Sep 11
ORD11:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 03m
BWI1:03 pmBaltimore/Washington
Sep 14
BWI2:10 amBaltimore/Washington
2h 14m
ORD4:24 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Sep 18
ORD11:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 03m
BWI1:03 pmBaltimore/Washington
Sep 22
BWI2:10 amBaltimore/Washington
2h 14m
ORD4:24 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Sep 11
ORD11:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 03m
BWI1:03 pmBaltimore/Washington
Sep 13
BWI2:10 amBaltimore/Washington
2h 14m
ORD4:24 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Washington

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to Washington, view some of our deals below provided by Spirit Airlines
United Airlines
Aug 4
ORD10:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 02m
BWI12:02 pmBaltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Sep 8
ORD11:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 03m
BWI1:03 pmBaltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Sep 9
ORD11:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 03m
BWI1:03 pmBaltimore/Washington

Best airlines flying from Chicago to Washington

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Chicago to Washington with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
American Airlines
PriceFrom $43
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

7.0

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: Nothing

Cons: Not charging me 100 dollars For a luggage that was 56 pounds

1 / 10
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $60
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.1
7.4

Boarding

6.8

Comfort

7.7

Crew

6.3

Entertainment

6.5

Food

Reviews

Pros: Well, it was not very comfortable and we were delayed for an hour. And a crew member was sick.

Cons: Mostly everything.

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $90
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
8.3

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Cons: Wouldn't let us on the flight when there was plenty of time to get there. Manager was arrogant and slow - didn't care. Poor policies at that airport.

1 / 10
JetBlue
PriceFrom $100
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.0
8.3

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.5

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

7.6

Food

Reviews

Cons: We had a 5 hours delay and crew didn’t have any information

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $153
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

1 / 10

Are airlines flying from Chicago to Washington offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

Some of our partner airlines flying from Chicago to Washington are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines like United Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

Is flying the fastest way to get from Chicago to Washington?

Based on just travel duration our users have found a flight from Chicago to Washington to be the fastest option to their destination at just 1h 44m. If travel time is less of a concern you may want to look into booking some alternative forms of transportation like a train from Chicago to Washington or a bus from Chicago to Washington.

Is flying the cheapest way to get from Chicago to Washington?

A flight from Chicago to Washington is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a train from Chicago to Washington starting at $138, or consider a bus from Chicago to Washington starting at $135. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.


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