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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Albany, NY (ALB)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Albany (Washington Dulles International Airport – Albany International Airport) is 325 miles / 523 kilometers / 282 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (IAD) to Albany (ALB) is 394 miles / 634 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Albany International Airport (ALB).

How far is Albany from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 324.820 miles
  • 522.748 kilometers
  • 282.261 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
  • 324.809 miles
  • 522.729 kilometers
  • 282.251 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 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

B Albany International Airport
City: Albany, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALB
ICAO Code: KALB
Coordinates: 42°44′53″N, 73°48′6″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Albany, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (161 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Albany (ALB).

Distance:
325
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
325

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