Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Washington D.C..
Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).
How far is Washington D.C. from Frankfurt?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Washington D.C.. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 4080.134 miles
- 6566.338 kilometers
- 3545.539 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
- 4069.478 miles
- 6549.190 kilometers
- 3536.280 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Frankfurt and Washington D.C. is 6 hours. Washington D.C. is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 466 kg (1 028 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Frankfurt (FRA) → Washington D.C. (IAD).