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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Baton Rouge (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 985 miles / 1585 kilometers / 856 nautical miles.

How far is Baton Rouge from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 985.167 miles
  • 1585.472 kilometers
  • 856.087 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
  • 984.517 miles
  • 1584.426 kilometers
  • 855.522 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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR) is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).

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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

Washington D.C. to Baton Rouge flight path

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
985

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