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PHL to DCA Route Map

Philadelphia to Washington, DC Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Philadelphia Intl. to Ronald Reagan Washington National.

Distance:
119.05 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from PHL to DCA

Airline Carrier

US Airways

Aircraft

Airbus A319

PHL - Philadelphia Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Philadelphia to Washington, DC (PHL to DCA)

  • US Airways operates the shortest flights from Philadelphia to Washington.
  • In 2009, there were 10 airline companies operating between Philadelphia and Washington.
  • The shortest flight distance between Philadelphia and Washington is 119 miles.
  • 202,566 seats were available on flights from PHL to DCA in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 109,781 passengers flew on all flights from PHL to DCA that year.
  • Air Wisconsin, US Airways, Republic Airlines, Midwest Airlines, Chautauqua Airlines, Delta Airlines, Air Canada, UNITED, Comair, American Eagle offer flights from Philadelphia, PA to Washington, DC.
  • US Airways operated flights from PHL to DCA using 4 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from PHL to DCA for American Eagle is the EMB-135 built by Embraer with 37 seats.
  • There were 109,781 passengers that flew from Philadelphia to Washington in 2009.
  • The newest aircraft servicing PHL to DCA in 2009 was Air Canada's EMB-190 from Embraer. The EMB-190 started flying in 2005.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Philadelphia, PA to Washington, DC in 2009 was Comair's RJ-700 from Canadair which started flying in 1990.
  • The average flight time from Philadelphia, PA to Washington, DC takes about 29 minutes.
  • Flight #1762, operated by US Airways, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 4 minutes average delay between flights from Philadelphia to Washington.
  • Air Wisconsin carried a total of 49,962 passengers from PHL to DCA in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between PHL and DCA takes about 29 minutes.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Philadelphia and Washington from US Airways is the A321 built by Airbus Industrie with 183 seats.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Philadelphia to Washington in 2009 was 57.09%.
  • US Airways offers the shortest flight times from Philadelphia to Washington.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)