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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Washington D.C. (Frankfurt Airport – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 4080 miles / 6566 kilometers / 3546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 13 minutes.

Frankfurt – Washington D.C.

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How far is Washington D.C. from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Frankfurt Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport is 8 hours 13 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Frankfurt and Washington D.C. is 6 hours. Washington D.C. is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.
Frankfurt time to Washington D.C. time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Frankfurt to Washington D.C. generates about 466 kg of CO2 per passenger, 466 kilograms is equal to 1 028 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Washington D.C.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Airport information

Origin Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E
Destination Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

Airlines flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Washington D.C. (IAD)

Lufthansa
United Airlines