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

Distance from Washington D.C. to Charlotte (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 331 miles / 533 kilometers / 288 nautical miles.

How far is Charlotte from Washington D.C.?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Washington D.C. and Charlotte. 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 (DCA) to Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (158 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 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

Washington D.C. to Charlotte flight path

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Charlotte (CLT).

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Air miles:
331
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
331

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