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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Tijuana (TIJ)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Tijuana (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Tijuana International Airport) is 2269 miles / 3652 kilometers / 1972 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Tijuana (TIJ) is 2676 miles / 4306 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Tijuana International Airport (TIJ).

How far is Tijuana from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2268.974 miles
  • 3651.560 kilometers
  • 1971.684 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
  • 2264.229 miles
  • 3643.924 kilometers
  • 1967.562 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 Tijuana International Airport
City: Tijuana
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: TIJ
ICAO Code: MMTJ
Coordinates: 32°32′27″N, 116°58′12″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Washington D.C.

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Tijuana

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 248 kg (547 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Tijuana (TIJ).

Distance:
2269
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2269

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