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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Waco (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 1243 miles / 2000 kilometers / 1080 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Waco (ACT) is 1426 miles / 2295 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 12 minutes.

Washington D.C. – Waco

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How far is Waco from Washington D.C.?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1242.924 miles
  • 2000.292 kilometers
  • 1080.072 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
  • 1241.053 miles
  • 1997.281 kilometers
  • 1078.446 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 Washington D.C. to Waco is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Washington D.C. time to Waco time converter

Time in Washington D.C.: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Waco: 00:00

Current local times

Washington D.C.

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Waco, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Washington D.C. to Waco generates about 163 kg of CO2 per passenger, 163 kilograms is equal to 360 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W