# Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Birmingham (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 653 miles / 1052 kilometers / 568 nautical miles.

## How far is Birmingham from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 653.408 miles
• 1051.559 kilometers
• 567.796 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
• 652.808 miles
• 1050.592 kilometers
• 567.274 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 Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) is 1 hour 44 minutes.

## Time difference and current local times

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

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Birmingham

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (263 pounds).

## Airport information

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

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

## Washington D.C. to Birmingham flight path

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Birmingham (BHM).

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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
653

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