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

Distance from Washington D.C. to Paris (Washington Dulles International Airport – Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport) is 3861 miles / 6214 kilometers / 3355 nautical miles.

How far is Paris from Washington D.C.?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Washington D.C. and Paris. 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 (IAD) to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is 7 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 445 kg (982 pounds).

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 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

Washington D.C. to Paris flight path

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Paris (CDG).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
3861
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3861

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