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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Syracuse, NY (SYR)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Syracuse (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Syracuse Hancock International Airport) is 298 miles / 479 kilometers / 259 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Syracuse (SYR) is 379 miles / 610 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR).

How far is Syracuse from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 297.904 miles
  • 479.430 kilometers
  • 258.871 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
  • 298.253 miles
  • 479.991 kilometers
  • 259.175 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 Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City: Syracuse, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SYR
ICAO Code: KSYR
Coordinates: 43°6′40″N, 76°6′22″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Syracuse, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (152 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Syracuse (SYR).

Distance:
298
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
298

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