The capital city of United States and the political centre of the western world, Washington is a fascinating and enormously influential city in America. It also acts as an important business hub providing a home to a number of major American and Asian corporations. The city is served by a number of airlines all of which provide a range of flight options and cheap flight solutions. Be sure to use our online flight comparison tool to compare airlines and find the best possible deal. With a variety of providers flying to this ever popular destination, there are a number of options for potential visitors to choose from. With some of the most important and easily recognisable landmarks in the world Washington has long been one of the most popular tourists destinations in North America. The White House, Capital Hill and the American War Museum are just three of hundreds of hugely important and humbling landmarks here. A varied nightlife and cultural scene also add to the experience of visiting Washington, and with the huge number of cheap flights to the destination from the UK, whether you are looking to fly from Birmingham, London or any other city, it is now more affordable than ever.
Washington prides itself on its accessibility and commuter friendliness. A metro runs throughout the city and provides an easy link to all the city's main areas as well as some longer distance services. The interstate, highway and city roads are easily navigated and well maintained, whilst a bus service is available and will take visitors to all of the main tourist, business and leisure districts in the city. With more nationally and internationally recognised landmarks than probably anywhere else in the world, Washington is a place everyone should visit. The Verizon and Kennedy Centre for the Arts provide a cultural, artistic counter point to the magnificent White House and Lincoln Memorial. With so much diversity there is something for everyone, so be sure to visit this diverse and fascinating city.