# Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Tampa (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 814 miles / 1309 kilometers / 707 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Tampa (TPA) is 913 miles / 1469 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

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

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 813.667 miles
• 1309.470 kilometers
• 707.057 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
• 815.161 miles
• 1311.875 kilometers
• 708.356 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (300 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Tampa (TPA).

Distance:
814
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
814

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