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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Paris (CDG)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Paris (Washington Dulles International Airport – Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport) is 3861 miles / 6214 kilometers / 3355 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 48 minutes.

Washington D.C. – Paris

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How far is Paris from Washington D.C.?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3861.004 miles
  • 6213.684 kilometers
  • 3355.121 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
  • 3850.982 miles
  • 6197.554 kilometers
  • 3346.412 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 Washington Dulles International Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is 7 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Paris is 6 hours. Paris is 6 hours ahead of Washington D.C..
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Washington D.C. to Paris generates about 439 kg of CO2 per passenger, 439 kilograms is equal to 968 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City: Paris
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E

Airlines flying from Washington D.C. (IAD) to Paris (CDG)

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