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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Lubbock (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 1425 miles / 2293 kilometers / 1238 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Lubbock (LBB) is 1627 miles / 2619 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB).

How far is Lubbock from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1424.651 miles
  • 2292.754 kilometers
  • 1237.988 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
  • 1421.787 miles
  • 2288.144 kilometers
  • 1235.499 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Washington D.C.

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Lubbock, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (385 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Lubbock (LBB).

Distance:
1425
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1425

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