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).
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..
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Washington D.C. (DCA) → Abilene (ABI).