Cheap flights from New Delhi to Washington

Flight information New Delhi to Washington

Cheapest return price last month

₹ 54,265

Direct airline


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 12051 kilometres

15h 30min

Most popular airline last month

Air India

Washington Dulles, Baltimore Washington International and Washington Ronald Reagan

3 airports

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What you need to know before flying from New Delhi to Washington?

Airport information


Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL)

New Udaan Bhavan,

Opp. Terminal-3,

Indira Gandhi International Airport,

New Delhi 110 037,



Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI)

PO Box 8766,

BWI Airport,

MD 21240-0766,


Washington Ronald Reagan International Airport (DCA)

7800 Airport Boulevard,

Washington,TX 77061,


Washington Dulles Airport (IAD)

1 Saarinen Cir,

Dulles, VA 20166,


Getting to New Delhi Airport

  • New Delhi’s Terminal 3 is accessible via the Delhi Gurgaon expressway.
  • Delhi metro’s ‘Orange Line’ has a station at terminal 3.
  • State run A/C shuttles ply to the airport from various parts of the city.
  • Taxis and auto rickshaws also ply to the terminal.

Travelling from Washington Airport

  • All Washington airports are accessible by road.
  • The Washington Ronald Reagan Airport is connected via rail too.
  • Buses run routes to the city from all Washington airports.
  • Rental cars can be booked at Skyscanner’s car hire page.

Facilities at New Delhi and Washington Airports

  • Delhi Airport has dedicated services for physically challenged and elderly travellers. Wi-Fi is free for the first 20mins. Premium lounges and sleeping pods are available for those who would like to nap or relax. General services like FOREX, ATMs, shopping and dining are aplenty at the airport.
  • All Washington airports have a plethora of retail and dining options. General services like banking and FOREX services, postal services, 24X7 medical aid andmultiple ground transportation options are available to all travelers.

Tips on how to make the best out of your flight journey from New Delhi to Washington

The shortest time taken for New Delhi to Washington flights is just under 18hrs, via connecting flights. Sitting in tight spaces for long hours can cause discomfort; Skyscanner Travel blogs has an interesting article on how to make the best of your long haul flight.

Time Difference

Washington is currently 9hrs 30mins behind New Delhi, after 6th November 2016, it will be 10hrs 30mins behind New Delhi.

Weather in Washington

Summer begins in mid-April and the temperatures stay high till mid-September. The temperatures vary from 30- 36°C during the day and 10-21°C at night. The cold sets in from November to February with day time highs ranging between 10-5°C and night temperatures falling down to -2°C. Depending on the atmospheric temperature it either rains or snows the year round.

Exchange rate

The exchange rate for 1 US Dollar (USD) is 66.79 Indian Rupees (INR).

Cost of Living in Washington

A single trip on Metro Rail is USD 2.15-5.90 (INR144-395) depending on the distance travelled. SmarTrip debit card is a must on the Metrorail, but optional on the buses. Sightseeing is best done by foot as the museums and monuments are in walkable distance. A regular lunch with drink will amount to USD 15 (INR 1002) while a meal at a MacDonald’s or equivalent will cost USD 7 (INR 468). Dinner for 2 at a regular dine in restaurant costs around USD 50 (INR 3340). Taxis start at USD 3.25 (INR 218) with USD 1.55/Km (INR 104/Km).

Mode of payments accepted in Washington

All establishments accept only US Dollar, while most shops will accept cards.

Best places for your first meal in Washington

Washington has dining options to meet every one’s taste and wallets. Head to Columbia Heights and the slew of bars and reasonably priced restaurants.

Information and Data provided on this page is correct as of October 26th, 2016.

FAQ on Flights from New Delhi to Washington

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  • Q3: Which is the cheapest month to book flights from New Delhi to Washington?
    A: Check the bar chart at the top to find the cheapest month to fly from New Delhi to Washington. The chart is based on the next 12 months price data we have.
  • Q4: Should I opt for a travel insurance while flying from of New Delhi to Washington?
    A: It's always safe to travel with a travel insurance.
  • Q5: Should I opt for on board food while travelling from New Delhi to Washington?
    A: Its suggested to opt for on board meals while flying to Washington.
  • Q6: What is the check in luggage limit in New Delhi to Washington flights?
    A: Generally, 15 kg is the allowed baggage limit for an economy class passenger flying from New Delhi to Washington. Its advised to check your baggage limit that is printed on your ticket as it varies from airline to airline.
  • Q7: What is the hand baggage limit in New Delhi to Washington flights?
    A: 7 to 10 kg is the allowed hand luggage limit while flying from New Delhi to Washington. For most recent updates on the hand luggage weight, contact respective airlines.
  • Q8: What is the advantage of doing a web check in while flying from New Delhi?
    A: Web check-in confirms your travel while flying from New Delhiand saves your time at the check-in counter.
  • Q9: How can I change my New Delhi to Washington travel dates after booking?
    A: Before check-in, the respective flight operator will allow you to change your travel dates. Generally, its chargeable based on the rescheduled date. It is recommended to contact respective airlines to know about the charges.
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Information and Data provided on this page is correct as of Sep 15th, 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.