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SFO to IAD Route Map

San Francisco to Washington, DC Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from San Francisco Intl. to Washington Dulles Intl..

Distance:
2,412.92 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from SFO to IAD

Airline Carrier

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
Virgin America

Aircraft

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 A319
Airbus A320-100/200

SFO - San Francisco Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from San Francisco to Washington, DC (SFO to IAD)

  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from San Francisco to Washington in 2009 was 87.74%.
  • UNITED carried a total of 425,679 passengers from SFO to IAD in 2009.
  • There were 552,735 passengers that flew from San Francisco to Washington in 2009.
  • Flight #274, operated by UNITED, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 23 minutes average delay between flights from San Francisco to Washington.
  • UNITED, Virgin America, Air Greenland, Northwest Airlines offer flights from San Francisco, CA to Washington, DC.
  • UNITED operates the shortest flights from San Francisco to Washington.
  • The average flight time from San Francisco, CA to Washington, DC takes about 267 minutes.
  • UNITED offers the shortest flight times from San Francisco to Washington.
  • The shortest flight distance between San Francisco and Washington is 2419 miles.
  • UNITED operated flights from SFO to IAD using 7 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from San Francisco, CA to Washington, DC in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' A320-1/2 from Airbus Industrie which started flying in 1990.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from SFO to IAD for UNITED is the A319 built by Airbus Industrie with 120 seats.
  • 610,675 seats were available on flights from SFO to IAD in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 552,735 passengers flew on all flights from SFO to IAD that year.
  • The shortest flight between SFO and IAD takes about 267 minutes.
  • The newest aircraft servicing SFO to IAD in 2009 was Air Greenland's B737-8 from Boeing. The B737-8 started flying in 1998.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between San Francisco and Washington from UNITED is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 367 seats.
  • In 2009, there were 4 airline companies operating between San Francisco and Washington.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)