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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Frankfurt (Washington Dulles International Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 4080 miles / 6566 kilometers / 3546 nautical miles.

How far is Frankfurt from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4080.134 miles
  • 6566.338 kilometers
  • 3545.539 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
  • 4069.478 miles
  • 6549.190 kilometers
  • 3536.280 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 Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is 8 hours 13 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 473 kg (1 043 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Map

Washington D.C. to Frankfurt flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Frankfurt (FRA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4080

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