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Distance between Accra (ACC) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Flight distance from Accra to Washington D.C. (Kotoka International Airport – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 5296 miles / 8523 kilometers / 4602 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 31 minutes.

Accra – Washington D.C.

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How far is Washington D.C. from Accra?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5295.718 miles
  • 8522.631 kilometers
  • 4601.853 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 5292.719 miles
  • 8517.806 kilometers
  • 4599.247 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Accra to Washington D.C.?

Estimated flight time from Kotoka International Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport is 10 hours 31 minutes.

What is the time difference between Accra and Washington D.C.?

The time difference between Accra and Washington D.C. is 4 hours. Washington D.C. is 4 hours behind Accra.
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Flight carbon footprint between Kotoka International Airport (ACC) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

On average flying from Accra to Washington D.C. generates about 623 kg of CO2 per passenger, 623 kilograms is equal to 1 372 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Accra to Washington D.C.

Shortest flight path between Kotoka International Airport (ACC) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Airport information

Origin Kotoka International Airport
City: Accra
Country: Ghana Flag of Ghana
IATA Code: ACC
ICAO Code: DGAA
Coordinates: 5°36′18″N, 0°10′0″W
Destination Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W