# Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Prescott, AZ (PRC)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Prescott (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Ernest A. Love Field) is 1972 miles / 3174 kilometers / 1714 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Prescott (PRC) is 2266 miles / 3647 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Ernest A. Love Field (PRC).

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

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1972.017 miles
• 3173.653 kilometers
• 1713.636 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
• 1967.637 miles
• 3166.604 kilometers
• 1709.830 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 Ernest A. Love Field
City: Prescott, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: PRC
ICAO Code: KPRC
Coordinates: 34°39′16″N, 112°25′11″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 215 kg (474 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Prescott (PRC).

Distance:
1972
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1972

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