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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Philipsburg (SXM)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Philipsburg (Washington Dulles International Airport – Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport) is 1679 miles / 2701 kilometers / 1459 nautical miles.

How far is Philipsburg from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1678.508 miles
  • 2701.297 kilometers
  • 1458.584 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
  • 1681.698 miles
  • 2706.430 kilometers
  • 1461.355 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 Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) is 3 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (406 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 Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport
City: Philipsburg
Country: Netherlands Antilles Flag of Netherlands Antilles
IATA Code: SXM
ICAO Code: TNCM
Coordinates: 18°2′27″N, 63°6′32″W

Washington D.C. to Philipsburg flight path

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Philipsburg (SXM).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1679

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