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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Abilene (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 1345 miles / 2165 kilometers / 1169 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Abilene (ABI) is 1507 miles / 2425 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Washington D.C. to Abilene.

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).

How far is Abilene from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1345.352 miles
  • 2165.134 kilometers
  • 1169.079 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
  • 1342.974 miles
  • 2161.307 kilometers
  • 1167.013 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 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

B Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Abilene is 1 hour. Abilene is 1 hour behind Washington D.C..

Time Difference

Washington D.C.

 EST

Abilene, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Abilene (ABI).

Distance:
1345
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1345

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