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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Nashville, TN (BNA)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Nashville (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Nashville International Airport) is 562 miles / 904 kilometers / 488 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Nashville (BNA) is 659 miles / 1061 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 12 minutes.

Washington D.C. – Nashville

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562
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904
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488
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How far is Nashville 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)
  • 561.835 miles
  • 904.186 kilometers
  • 488.221 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
  • 560.778 miles
  • 902.485 kilometers
  • 487.303 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).

How long does it take to fly from Washington D.C. to Nashville?

Estimated flight time from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Nashville International Airport is 1 hour 33 minutes.

What is the time difference between Washington D.C. and Nashville?

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Nashville is 1 hour. Nashville is 1 hour behind Washington D.C..
Washington D.C. time to Nashville time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Nashville International Airport (BNA)

On average flying from Washington D.C. to Nashville generates about 108 kg of CO2 per passenger, 108 kilograms is equal to 237 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 Nashville

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Nashville International Airport (BNA).

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 Nashville International Airport
City: Nashville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BNA
ICAO Code: KBNA
Coordinates: 36°7′28″N, 86°40′41″W

Airlines flying from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Nashville (BNA)

American Airlines