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Flight time from London to Washington, DC is 8 hours

Non-Stop flight duration from LHR to IAD is 8 hours (Operated by Air India Limited)

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How long does it take to fly from London to Washington, DC?

Non-stop flight time from London to Washington, DC is around 8 hours to 9 hours .

Fastest one-stop flight between London and Washington, DC takes close to 11 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 36 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the airports in London to one of the two major airports that serves Washington, DC.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, London - Washington, DC flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 28 mins to 24 hrs .

The nearest airport to London, is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to Washington, DC, is Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Find flights from London to cities and airports near Washington, DC

Distance from London to Washington, DC is approximately 5900 kilometers.

Flights from London to Washington, DC • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from London arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport or Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Washington, DC is served by 2 international airports.

United Airlines
8 hrs 10 mins
8 hrs 15 mins
Aer Lingus
8 hrs 15 mins
Air France
8 hrs 15 mins
8 hrs 15 mins

Flight time from London to Washington, DC via New York • LCY to DCA via JFK

Flight duration from London City Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport via John F Kennedy International Airport, United States on American Airlines flight is 22 hours 46 minutes

American Airlines
Total flight duration
22 hours 46 minutes
LCY to JFK → 9 hours 30 minutes
JFK Stop 11 hours 55 minutes
JFK to DCA → 1 hour 21 minutes

Flight time from London to Washington, DC via Frankfurt • LCY to IAD via FRA

Flight duration from London City Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport via Frankfurt International Airport, Germany on Lufthansa flight is 34 hours 15 minutes

Total flight duration
34 hours 15 minutes
LCY to FRA → 1 hour 30 minutes
FRA Stop 23 hours 50 minutes
FRA to IAD → 8 hours 55 minutes

Flight time from London, United Kingdom to airports near Washington, DC, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from London Heathrow Airport, London to airports nearest to Washington, DC is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
LHR - PIT Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh International Airport 13 hrs 6 mins1 Stop
LHR - ORF Norfolk, Norfolk International Airport 13 hrs 58 mins1 Stop
LHR - ROA Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport 12 hrs 21 mins1 Stop
LHR - PHL Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport 7 hrs 45 minsNon-Stop
LHR - BWI Baltimore, MD, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport 8 hrs 20 minsNon-Stop

Airlines operating flights between London and Washington, DC

London time is 5 hours ahead of Washington, DC

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Sat, 5 Sep, 2015, 02:11 AM,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Current time in Washington, DC, United States :, Fri, 4 Sep, 2015, 09:11 PM -04:00,
Washington, DC Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

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LHR to IAD Flight - London Airport to Washington, DC Airport Flight Route Map

Location of London Airport & Washington, DC Airport is given below. Click the map to view London to Washington, DC flight path and travel direction.

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