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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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..

Time Difference

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Elko, NV

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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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