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Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Washington (WAS)

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Lowest round trip fares by airline from Chicago and Washington

Cheapest prices ($31 One Way, $61 Round Trip) found within past 7 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Wed, Aug 11
ORD
Chicago
BWI
Baltimore
$31
Spirit Airlines
Wed, Aug 11 - Wed, Aug 18
ORD
Chicago
BWI
Baltimore
$61
Spirit Airlines
Tue, Sep 7
ORD
Chicago
IAD
Washington
$79
United
Sat, Aug 21
ORD
Chicago
DCA
Washington
$79
American Airlines
Sat, Sep 11
ORD
Chicago
DCA
Washington
$79
United
Wed, Sep 8
MDW
Chicago
IAD
Washington
$88
Delta
Wed, Jul 14 - Mon, Jul 19
ORD
Chicago
BWI
Baltimore
$157
Bargain Flight
Wed, Sep 8 - Sat, Sep 11
ORD
Chicago
IAD
Washington
$157
United
Tue, Aug 31 - Tue, Sep 7
ORD
Chicago
DCA
Washington
$157
United
Tue, Aug 3 - Wed, Aug 11
ORD
Chicago
BWI
Baltimore
$157
American Airlines

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Hotel Harrington

Hotel Harrington

3 out of 5
436 11th Street NW, Washington, DC
The price is $98 per night from May 19 to May 19
Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Ford's Theater and Capital One Arena. Smithsonian Institution and White House are ...
3.5/5Good! (10 reviews)
"What we liked was the very comfortable beds and pillows we had. We both slept very well. We also liked the cleanliness of the room and hotel. We also liked the setup of the other bedroom with two twin beds with a rolling door/ separator. What we did not like was that although we had been told that ..."

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Hotel Harrington
Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center

Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center

3.5 out of 5
627 H Street NW, Washington, DC
The price is $76 per night from May 24 to May 24
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 ...
4.1/5Very Good! (8 reviews)
"I absolutely loved how everything was walking distance, the staff was friendly and room was clean and comfy. I highly recommend this place :)"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2021

Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center
The Baron Hotel

The Baron Hotel

3 out of 5
1523 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC
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Located in Dupont Circle, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of White House, Georgetown University, and Lincoln Memorial. Ford's Theater and Washington Monument ...
3.2/5 (5 reviews)
"The hotel haven't have any access for handicap people and the main hallway is shared with a tavern and is"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2019

The Baron Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flights Review

Fly From Chicago to Washington

Origin Chicago
Destination Washington
Number of Daily Flights 25
Earliest Flight Departure Date May 25
Latest Flight Departure Date May 26
Popular Airlines American Airlines

Cheap flights from Chicago to Washington DC

Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) is a major hub for American Airlines and United Airlines. It can easily be reached by Interstate 90, 290 or 294.

Typical flight times are two to five hours in duration to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), and upon arrival in Washington, you will be near major Highways 50, 28 and 267.

Attractions and Tips

The Smithsonian Institution actually houses 19 separate museums, including a planetarium and museums on natural history and flight. The National Mall is home to many of the most famous monuments including the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial. The C&O Canal is a national historic park where you can canoe or kayak down calm waters in a beautiful setting for a quiet personal or family adventure.

Mount Vernon is the 500-acre estate of George Washington and his family, and the 14-room mansion is beautifully restored to its original condition when built in the 1740s. A walking tour of Old Town Alexandria will let you see some old colonial houses, public parks, museums, churches and lovely scenery along the Potomac River.

Winter in Washington, DC is usually very mild, with only about 15 inches of snow falling each year, but it can get chilly from November through March. Summers are hot and humid, with an average July or August day reaching into the high 80s along with high humidity.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.