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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Charlotte (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 331 miles / 533 kilometers / 288 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Charlotte (CLT) is 402 miles / 647 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 43 minutes.

Washington D.C. – Charlotte

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331
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288
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How far is Charlotte 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)
  • 330.921 miles
  • 532.566 kilometers
  • 287.563 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
  • 330.966 miles
  • 532.637 kilometers
  • 287.601 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 to Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Washington D.C. and Charlotte.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Washington D.C. to Charlotte generates about 74 kg of CO2 per passenger, 74 kilograms is equal to 163 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 Charlotte

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Airlines flying from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Charlotte (CLT)

American Airlines