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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Panama City (PTY)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Panama City (Washington Dulles International Airport – Tocumen International Airport) is 2060 miles / 3315 kilometers / 1790 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (IAD) to Panama City (PTY) is 4232 miles / 6810 kilometers and travel time by car is about 81 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Tocumen International Airport (PTY).

How far is Panama City from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2059.718 miles
  • 3314.795 kilometers
  • 1789.846 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
  • 2067.489 miles
  • 3327.302 kilometers
  • 1796.599 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 Tocumen International Airport
City: Panama City
Country: Panama Flag of Panama
IATA Code: PTY
ICAO Code: MPTO
Coordinates: 9°4′16″N, 79°23′0″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Panama City is 1 hour. Panama City is 1 hour behind Washington D.C..

Time Difference

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Panama City

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 224 kg (494 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Panama City (PTY).

Distance:
2060
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2060

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