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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 Flag of 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
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.

Time Difference

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Washington D.C.

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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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