# 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
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

B Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: 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.

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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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