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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Washington & Flight Information

Origin Airport IATA Code SJC
Destination Airport IATA Code WAS

Helpful San Francisco (SJC) to Washington (WAS) Flight Information

Traveling FromSan Francisco
Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Traveling ToWashington
Destination Airport IATA CodeWAS
Number of Airlines Serving
Available AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Delta, United
Distance
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Flight Price£71

FAQs about flights from San Francisco to Washington

Is it possible to fly from San Francisco to Washington right now?

Stay informed about present flying restrictions or health advisories by visiting our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for all recent developments for your flights from San Francisco to Washington.

Is there a direct flight between San Francisco and Washington?

Pack what you need to entertain yourself during a stopover, because you won't find any direct flights between San Francisco and Washington. You'll need to book a ticket with one of the airlines providing multi-stop flights.

How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Washington?

Generally, the flight time between San Francisco and Washington is 5 hours, while the distance is 2,423 miles. Arrive at your destination faster with a direct flight and then discover the world in your own time and at your own pace.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Washington due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Washington booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for San Francisco to Washington flights?

As there are several ways to fly from San Francisco to Washington, we thought you might like to know which routes are the most popular:

  • SJC to National Airport - 129 flights per week
  • Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK) to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall) - 123 flights per week
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall) - 107 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from San Francisco to Washington?

Fantastic service, spacious seats and good benefits are some things that set apart an airline from another. While you'll find various airlines advertising flights from San Francisco to Washington, these are among the best:

  • Southwest Airlines with 1,270 flights every month.
  • Alaska Airlines with 477 flights every month.
  • Delta with 277 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 268 flights every month.
  • American Airlines with 238 flights every month.
  • Spirit Airlines with 43 flights every month.
How many flights are there from San Francisco to Washington?

Planning a trip from San Francisco to Washington is easy. With 18 daily flights to pick from, you can head off on your dream getaway any time you like.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.


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Hamilton Hotel Washington DC

Hamilton Hotel Washington DC

1001 14th St NW, Washington, DC
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.3 out of 5 (6 reviews)

    Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this historic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of White House, Walter E. Washington Convention Center and George Washington ...

    Hamilton Hotel Washington DC£120

    Hamilton Hotel Washington DC£120
    Yours Truly DC

    Yours Truly DC

    1143 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC
      4.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of George Washington University, National Mall and White House. Lincoln Memorial ...

      Yours Truly DC£119

      Yours Truly DC£119
      InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf, an IHG Hotel

      InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf, an IHG Hotel

      801 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC
        4.5 out of 5.0
         
         

        Located in District Wharf, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument. United States Capitol and Lincoln Memorial ...

        InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf, an IHG Hotel£159

        InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf, an IHG Hotel£159
        Holiday Inn Washington Capitol - Natl Mall, an IHG Hotel

        Holiday Inn Washington Capitol - Natl Mall, an IHG Hotel

        550 C St SW, Washington, DC
          3.0 out of 5.0
           
           

          Located in Capitol Hill, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and National Mall. Washington Monument and Capital ...

          Holiday Inn Washington Capitol - Natl Mall, an IHG Hotel£116

          Holiday Inn Washington Capitol - Natl Mall, an IHG Hotel£116
          Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center

          Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center

          627 H Street NW, Washington, DC
            3.5 out of 5.0
             
             
            5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

            Located in Chinatown, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Smithsonian American Art Museum and CityCenterDC. Capital One Arena and Walter E. Washington Convention ...

            Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center£64

            Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center£64
            The Westin Washington National Harbor

            The Westin Washington National Harbor

            171 Waterfront St, Oxon Hill, MD
              4.0 out of 5.0
               
               

              Located in the heart of National Harbor, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Potomac River Waterfront Park and 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from MGM National Harbor. Nationals ...

              The Westin Washington National Harbor£131

              The Westin Washington National Harbor£131

              ^Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on ebookers.ie from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

              Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on ebookers.com and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

              Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

              Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.