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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Fort Myers, FL (RSW)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Fort Myers (Washington Dulles International Airport – Southwest Florida International Airport) is 891 miles / 1433 kilometers / 774 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Washington D.C. (IAD) to Fort Myers (RSW) is 1043 miles / 1679 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Washington D.C. to Fort Myers.

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).

How far is Fort Myers from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 890.663 miles
  • 1433.383 kilometers
  • 773.965 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
  • 892.689 miles
  • 1436.644 kilometers
  • 775.726 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 Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Washington D.C. and Fort Myers.

Time Difference

Washington D.C.

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Fort Myers, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (315 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Fort Myers (RSW).

Distance:
891
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
891

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