Flights from Chicago to Washington

Typical flight prices, connection options, and distance information for Chicago (ORD) to Washington (DCA) flights is listed below. Also provided is the relative popularity of the various airport layovers and the cost per mile for frequent flyers looking for a mileage run. The average one way airfares can help a traveler compare flight prices and find low cost / cheap flight deals from Chicago to Washington. Select a table header to sort.

Flight Route Popularity Distance (Miles) Avg Cost One Way ($) Avg Cost Per Mile ($)
ORD DCA 2992 0612 220.54 0.36
ORD IAD DCA 029 0613 166.45 0.27
ORD PIT DCA 006 0617 198.89 0.32
ORD CLE DCA 007 0625 278.30 0.45
ORD DTW DCA 058 0640 163.32 0.26
ORD MDW DTW DCA 005 0649 127.28 0.20
ORD GRR CLE DCA 007 0661 267.03 0.40
ORD CVG DCA 055 0676 139.22 0.21
ORD PHL DCA 129 0797 165.83 0.21
ORD CLT DCA 029 0930 289.18 0.31
ORD LGA DCA 022 0947 199.46 0.21
ORD BNA DCA 006 0971 342.20 0.35
ORD ATL DCA 026 1153 230.62 0.20
ORD MEM DCA 011 1254 156.59 0.12
ORD MSP DCA 010 1265 199.09 0.16
ORD BOS DCA 016 1266 260.38 0.21

The ORD DCA direct flight itinerary was the most frequently used from Chicago to Washington. ORD MEM DCA had the lowest average cost per mile: $0.12 – good for earning more frequent flyer miles.

Potential stopover or connecting airport cities when flying from ORD to DCA may include:

  • Charlotte – CLT
  • Minneapolis – MSP
  • Philadelphia – PHL
  • Atlanta – ATL
  • Detroit – DTW
  • Washington – IAD
  • Nashville – BNA
  • Chicago – MDW
  • New York – LGA
  • Boston – BOS
  • Memphis – MEM
  • Cincinnati – CVG
  • Pittsburgh – PIT
  • Grand Rapids – GRR
  • Cleveland – CLE

Flights between Washington Virginia and Chicago Illinois are compared in the table above. This page can help those interested in mileage runs deals and flying distance as well as best flight prices for tickets. It is relevant to booking cheap flights departing from Chicago IL and arriving Washington VA and also to the average cost of flights or one way flight fares.