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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Flight distance from Fargo to Washington D.C. (Hector International Airport – Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 1143 miles / 1840 kilometers / 994 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Washington D.C. (DCA) is 1345 miles / 2164 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).

How far is Washington D.C. from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1143.446 miles
  • 1840.197 kilometers
  • 993.627 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
  • 1141.380 miles
  • 1836.873 kilometers
  • 991.832 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Washington D.C. is 1 hour. Washington D.C. is 1 hour ahead of Fargo.

Time Difference

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Washington D.C.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (350 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

Distance:
1143
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1143

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