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Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Decatur, IL (DEC)

Flight distance from Asheville to Decatur (Asheville Regional Airport – Decatur Airport) is 461 miles / 741 kilometers / 400 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Decatur (DEC) is 627 miles / 1009 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Decatur.

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Decatur Airport (DEC).

How far is Decatur from Asheville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Asheville and Decatur. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 460.545 miles
  • 741.175 kilometers
  • 400.202 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
  • 460.299 miles
  • 740.779 kilometers
  • 399.989 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).

Airport information


A Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

B Decatur Airport
City: Decatur, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEC
ICAO Code: KDEC
Coordinates: 39°50′4″N, 88°51′56″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Asheville and Decatur is 1 hour. Decatur is 1 hour behind Asheville.

Time Difference

Asheville, NC

 EST

Decatur, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (205 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Asheville (AVL) → Decatur (DEC).

Distance:
461
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
461

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