# Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Fayetteville, NC (FAY)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Fayetteville (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Fayetteville Regional Airport) is 285 miles / 459 kilometers / 248 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Fayetteville (FAY) is 324 miles / 521 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Fayetteville Regional Airport (FAY).

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

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 285.095 miles
• 458.816 kilometers
• 247.741 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
• 285.501 miles
• 459.469 kilometers
• 248.094 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 Fayetteville Regional Airport
City: Fayetteville, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: FAY
ICAO Code: KFAY
Coordinates: 34°59′28″N, 78°52′49″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (148 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Fayetteville (FAY).

Distance:
285
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
285

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