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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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..

Time Difference

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Prescott, AZ

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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:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1972

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