How far is Lyon from Washington D.C.?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Washington D.C. and Lyon. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 4061.692 miles
- 6536.660 kilometers
- 3529.514 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
- 4051.270 miles
- 6519.887 kilometers
- 3520.458 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).
Estimated flight time from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) is 8 hours 11 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Washington D.C. and Lyon is 6 hours. Lyon is 6 hours ahead of Washington D.C..
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 471 kg (1 037 pounds).
Washington D.C. to Lyon flight path
Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Washington D.C. (IAD) → Lyon (LYS).