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Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Distance from Charlotte to Washington D.C. (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 331 miles / 533 kilometers / 288 nautical miles.

How far is Washington D.C. from Charlotte?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 330.921 miles
  • 532.566 kilometers
  • 287.563 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
  • 330.966 miles
  • 532.637 kilometers
  • 287.601 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charlotte and Washington D.C..

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (158 pounds).

Airport information


A Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

B Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DCA
ICAO Code: KDCA
Coordinates: 38°51′7″N, 77°2′15″W

Charlotte to Washington D.C. flight path

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlotte (CLT) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

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Air miles:
331
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
331

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