Map of flight path and driving directions from Washington D.C. to Oakland.
Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).
How far is Oakland from Washington D.C.?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Washington D.C. and Oakland. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2408.744 miles
- 3876.498 kilometers
- 2093.142 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
- 2402.969 miles
- 3867.203 kilometers
- 2088.123 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Washington D.C. and Oakland is 3 hours. Oakland is 3 hours behind Washington D.C..
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (583 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Washington D.C. (IAD) → Oakland (OAK).