# Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Elko, NV (EKO)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Elko (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Elko Regional Airport) is 2049 miles / 3297 kilometers / 1780 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Elko (EKO) is 2312 miles / 3721 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 14 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Washington D.C. to Elko.

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Elko Regional Airport (EKO).

## How far is Elko from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2048.867 miles
• 3297.331 kilometers
• 1780.416 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
• 2043.802 miles
• 3289.180 kilometers
• 1776.015 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).

## Airport information

A Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States
IATA Code: DCA
ICAO Code: KDCA
Coordinates: 38°51′7″N, 77°2′15″W

B Elko Regional Airport
City: Elko, NV
Country: United States
IATA Code: EKO
ICAO Code: KEKO
Coordinates: 40°49′29″N, 115°47′31″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Elko is 3 hours. Elko is 3 hours behind Washington D.C..

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 223 kg (492 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Elko (EKO).

Distance:
2049
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2049

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