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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Dallas, TX (DAL)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Dallas (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Dallas Love Field) is 1184 miles / 1905 kilometers / 1029 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Dallas (DAL) is 1332 miles / 2144 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 26 minutes.

Washington D.C. – Dallas

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1184
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1905
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1029
Nautical miles

How far is Dallas 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)
  • 1183.727 miles
  • 1905.024 kilometers
  • 1028.631 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
  • 1181.688 miles
  • 1901.742 kilometers
  • 1026.858 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 Washington D.C. to Dallas is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Washington D.C. time to Dallas time converter

Time in Washington D.C.: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Dallas: 00:00

Current local times

Washington D.C.

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Dallas, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Washington D.C. to Dallas generates about 161 kg of CO2 per passenger, 161 kilograms is equal to 354 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 Dallas

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Dallas Love Field (DAL).

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 Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″W