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The cheapest times to fly from LGB to IAD are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from LGB to IAD is early December. Prices can be as high as $1234 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $273 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $289 to $861 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $318. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $894. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $576 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $480 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to IAD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LGB to IAD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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LGB to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to IAD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Long Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $299 (43%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $392. Return trip prices are from the IAD to LGB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LGB to IAD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from LGB to IAD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 13.13% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 11.25% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 2.50% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to DCA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LGB to IAD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Washington Dulles International Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2272 miles or 3656 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LGB to IAD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to IAD flight is about 5 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 116 available flights from LGB to IAD.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code LGB
Origination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2

Return Airport

Destination code IAD
Destination airport name Washington Dulles International Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77.5

 

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