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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to West Palm Beach (Washington Dulles International Airport – Palm Beach International Airport) is 859 miles / 1382 kilometers / 746 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (IAD) to West Palm Beach (PBI) is 995 miles / 1601 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 25 minutes.

Washington D.C. – West Palm Beach

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1382
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746
Nautical miles

How far is West Palm Beach from Washington D.C.?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 858.680 miles
  • 1381.912 kilometers
  • 746.173 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
  • 860.814 miles
  • 1385.345 kilometers
  • 748.026 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 to Palm Beach International Airport is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Washington D.C. and West Palm Beach.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Washington D.C. to West Palm Beach generates about 140 kg of CO2 per passenger, 140 kilograms is equal to 309 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Washington D.C. to West Palm Beach

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Palm Beach International Airport (PBI).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W