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LAX to IAD Route Map

Los Angeles to Washington, DC Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Los Angeles Intl. to Washington Dulles Intl..

Distance:
2,282.83 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from LAX to IAD

Airline Carrier

American Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways
Virgin America

Aircraft

Boeing 737-800 pax
Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Boeing 757-200 pax
Boeing 767-300 pax
Boeing 777 all pax models
Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Boeing 757-200 pax
Boeing 767-300 pax
Boeing 777 all pax models
Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Boeing 757-200 pax
Boeing 767-300 pax
Boeing 777 all pax models
Airbus A320-100/200

LAX - Los Angeles Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Los Angeles to Washington, DC (LAX to IAD)

  • The shortest flight distance between Los Angeles and Washington is 2288 miles.
  • UNITED carried a total of 422,417 passengers from LAX to IAD in 2009.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Los Angeles and Washington from UNITED is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 374 seats.
  • 785,134 seats were available on flights from LAX to IAD in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 686,418 passengers flew on all flights from LAX to IAD that year.
  • The shortest flight between LAX and IAD takes about 255 minutes.
  • The average flight time from Los Angeles, CA to Washington, DC takes about 255 minutes.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from LAX to IAD for UNITED is the A319 built by Airbus Industrie with 120 seats.
  • Flight #553, operated by UNITED, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 7 minutes average delay between flights from Los Angeles to Washington.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Los Angeles, CA to Washington, DC in 2009 was American Airlines' B757-2 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • UNITED operated flights from LAX to IAD using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • In 2009, there were 7 airline companies operating between Los Angeles and Washington.
  • The newest aircraft servicing LAX to IAD in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' A330-3 from Airbus Industrie. The A330-3 started flying in 2004.
  • There were 686,418 passengers that flew from Los Angeles to Washington in 2009.
  • UNITED offers the shortest flight times from Los Angeles to Washington.
  • UNITED, American Airlines operate the shortest flights from Los Angeles to Washington.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Los Angeles to Washington in 2009 was 87.3%.
  • UNITED, American Airlines, Virgin America, Northwest Airlines, Continental Airlines, Frontier, Delta Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles, CA to Washington, DC.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)