Chicago O'Hare to Washington Ronald Reagan

Getting to Ronald Reagan Airport from O'Hare International Airport is very straight forward. There are 14 airliners who all offer direct flights several times a week. The official airport code for O'Hare International Airport is ORD and for Ronald Reagan Airport it is DCA.

Depending on the day of the week and the time of day you book, flight prices can vary dramatically. If you know the dates you wish to travel then book you flights as soon as you can. The earlier you book your lights the cheaper they will be. You can get saving of up to 50% of you book 2 or 3 months in advance! Flight to Ronald Reagan Airport will get more expensive the nearer you get the departure date, so it’s advisable to book in advance if it is possible.

When arriving at Ronald Reagan Airport don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

To see all airliners that offer flights between O'Hare International Airport and Ronald Reagan Airport please see the table below.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
United Airlines151591010101208:0023:58
American Airlines897886807:1223:21
Air New Zealand885667808:5423:58
British Airways665664614:5923:21
All Nippon Airways333332312:5919:04
Republic Airlines332332208:5919:04
Japan Airlines212221112:0720:00
SkyWest Airlines220002209:0021:08
Cathay Pacific111111118:1818:47
Royal Jordanian111011117:1220:00
Envoy Air0000020

United Airlines offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 08:00 and 23:58.

If you wish to book your flight with United Airlines then we advise you book direct from their website at / The best discounts can only be obtained from their website.

The flight time for United Airlines vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with United Airlines for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday08:54, 09:59, 10:59, 11:59, 12:59, 14:00, 14:59, 15:41, 16:59, 18:04, 19:04, 20:05, 21:08, 22:37 and 23:58
Tuesday08:54, 09:59, 10:59, 11:59, 12:59, 14:00, 14:59, 15:41, 16:59, 18:04, 19:04, 20:05, 21:08, 22:37 and 23:58
Wednesday08:00, 12:00, 12:59, 14:59, 15:43, 16:59, 19:04, 21:02 and 23:57
Thursday08:59, 11:00, 12:00, 12:59, 14:59, 15:43, 16:59, 18:00, 19:04 and 23:57
Friday08:59, 11:00, 12:00, 12:59, 14:59, 15:43, 16:59, 18:00, 19:04 and 23:57
Saturday09:00, 10:59, 12:00, 12:59, 14:59, 16:59, 19:04, 20:59, 22:32 and 23:57
Sunday09:00, 09:53, 12:00, 12:59, 15:00, 16:59, 17:59, 18:00, 19:04, 20:05, 22:32 and 23:57

If the airlines stated don’t offer flights that suite your travel times, you could look at alternative options. Below we have summarised flights from alternative departures airports and flights that are not direct.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Chicago O'Hare to State College0846 km (526 miles)1 hour 48 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Staunton0869 km (540 miles)1 hour 50 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Charlottesville0910 km (566 miles)1 hour 53 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Dulles0945 km (587 miles)1 hour 55 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Harrisburg0954 km (593 miles)1 hour 56 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall0998 km (620 miles)1 hour 59 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Wilkes Barre Scranton01,014 km (630 miles)2 hours
Chicago O'Hare to Richmond01,032 km (641 miles)2 hours 2 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Allentown01,050 km (653 miles)2 hours 3 minutes
Chicago O'Hare to Philadelphia01,088 km (676 miles)2 hours 5 minutes

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