# Distance between Paris (CDG) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Flight distance from Paris to Washington D.C. (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 3861 miles / 6214 kilometers / 3355 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 48 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Paris to Washington D.C..

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

## How far is Washington D.C. from Paris?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Paris and Washington D.C.. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3861.004 miles
• 6213.684 kilometers
• 3355.121 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
• 3850.982 miles
• 6197.554 kilometers
• 3346.412 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 Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City: Paris
Country: France
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E

B Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Paris and Washington D.C. is 6 hours. Washington D.C. is 6 hours behind Paris.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 439 kg (968 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Washington D.C. (IAD).

Distance:
3861
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3861

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