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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Las Vegas (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 2089 miles / 3361 kilometers / 1815 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 2411 miles / 3880 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 4 minutes.

Washington D.C. – Las Vegas

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2089
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3361
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1815
Nautical miles

How far is Las Vegas 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)
  • 2088.662 miles
  • 3361.375 kilometers
  • 1814.997 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
  • 2083.819 miles
  • 3353.581 kilometers
  • 1810.789 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 to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is 4 hours 27 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Las Vegas is 3 hours. Las Vegas is 3 hours behind Washington D.C..
Washington D.C. time to Las Vegas time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Washington D.C. to Las Vegas generates about 227 kg of CO2 per passenger, 227 kilograms is equal to 502 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 Las Vegas

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Airlines flying from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Las Vegas (LAS)

American Airlines