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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Fresno, CA (FAT)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Fresno (Washington Dulles International Airport – Fresno Yosemite International Airport) is 2295 miles / 3693 kilometers / 1994 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (IAD) to Fresno (FAT) is 2753 miles / 4431 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT).

How far is Fresno from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2295.008 miles
  • 3693.458 kilometers
  • 1994.308 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
  • 2289.595 miles
  • 3684.747 kilometers
  • 1989.604 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 Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City: Fresno, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAT
ICAO Code: KFAT
Coordinates: 36°46′34″N, 119°43′4″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Fresno is 3 hours. Fresno is 3 hours behind Washington D.C..

Time Difference

Washington D.C.

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Fresno, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 251 kg (554 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Fresno (FAT).

Distance:
2295
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2295

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