Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Colorado Springs (Washington Dulles International Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 1464 miles / 2355 kilometers / 1272 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (IAD) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 1632 miles / 2627 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 14 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Washington D.C. to Colorado Springs.

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

## How far is Colorado Springs from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1463.613 miles
• 2355.457 kilometers
• 1271.845 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
• 1460.049 miles
• 2349.721 kilometers
• 1268.748 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
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

Country: United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Colorado Springs is 2 hours. Colorado Springs is 2 hours behind Washington D.C..

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (391 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Distance:
1464
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1464

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