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London Washington, DC

Flight time from London to Washington, DC is 8 hours 25 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LHR to IAD is 8 hours 25 minutes (Operated by Finnair)

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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 45 minutes.

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.

Lufthansa
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 30 mins
Non-Stop
United Airlines
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 30 mins
Non-Stop
Austrian Airlines
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 30 mins
Non-Stop
Virgin Atlantic Airways
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 35 mins
Non-Stop
Delta Air Lines
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 35 mins
Non-Stop

Flight time from London to Washington, DC via Chicago, Il • LHR to DCA via ORD

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport via Chicago O'hare International Airport, United States on United Airlines flight is 13 hours 17 minutes

United Airlines
LHR ➝ ORD ➝ DCA
Total flight duration
13 hours 17 minutes
LHR to ORD → 9 hours 10 minutes
ORD Stop 2 hours 22 minutes
ORD to DCA → 1 hour 45 minutes

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

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport via John F Kennedy International Airport, United States on American Airlines flight is 17 hours 50 minutes

American Airlines
LHR ➝ JFK ➝ DCA
Total flight duration
17 hours 50 minutes
LHR to JFK → 7 hours 45 minutes
JFK Stop 8 hours 50 minutes
JFK to DCA → 1 hour 15 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 - PHF Newport News, Newport News/williamsb Airport 13 hrs 42 mins1 Stop
LHR - PHL Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport 8 hrs Non-Stop
LHR - PIT Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh International Airport 13 hrs 52 mins1 Stop
LHR - ROA Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport 13 hrs 4 mins1 Stop
LHR - DCA Washington, DC, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport 13 hrs 6 mins1 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, 30 Apr, 2016, 12:13 PM,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Current time in Washington, DC, United States :, Sat, 30 Apr, 2016, 07:13 AM -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.

Find flying time from London Heathrow Airport or London or any other airport or city in United Kingdom to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from London to those airports.