If you are actually flying from London, United Kingdom to Washington, DC, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between London and Washington, DC, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

Departure
London
Arrival
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)

Not looking for London, United Kingdom?

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

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.

Airline & JourneyDuration
British Airways
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 25 mins
American Airlines
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 25 mins
United Airlines
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 30 mins
Austrian Airlines
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 30 mins
Virgin Atlantic Airways
LHR ➝ IAD
8 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from London to Washington, DC via Amsterdam • LCY to IAD via AMS

Flight duration from London City Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport via Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport, Netherlands on Air France flight is 11 hours 15 minutes

LCY to AMS 1 hr 20 mins
AMS Waiting Time 1 hr
AMS to IAD 8 hrs 55 mins
Total Duration: 11 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 18 minutes

LCY to JFK 9 hrs 30 mins
JFK Waiting Time 11 hrs 30 mins
JFK to DCA 1 hr 18 mins
Total Duration: 22 hrs 18 mins

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 .

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

Journey ToStops & Duration
Baltimore, MD, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
LHR - BWI
8 hrs 45 mins
Non-Stop
Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport
LHR - PHL
8 hrs
Non-Stop
Norfolk, Norfolk International Airport
LHR - ORF
13 hrs 6 mins
1 Stop
Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport
LHR - ROA
13 hrs 4 mins
1 Stop
Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh International Airport
LHR - PIT
13 hrs 52 mins
1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between London and Washington, DC

London time is 5 hours ahead of Washington, DC

 

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Fri, 25 May, 2018,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

05:38 PM
 

Current time in Washington, DC, United States :, Fri, 25 May, 2018,
Washington, DC Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

12:38 PM

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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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