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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Roanoke, VA (ROA)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Roanoke (Washington Dulles International Airport – Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport) is 177 miles / 285 kilometers / 154 nautical miles.

How far is Roanoke from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 176.930 miles
  • 284.741 kilometers
  • 153.748 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
  • 176.800 miles
  • 284.532 kilometers
  • 153.635 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) is 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Washington D.C. and Roanoke.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (107 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W

Map

Washington D.C. to Roanoke flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Roanoke (ROA).

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Air miles:
177
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
177

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