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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Distance from George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is 1208 miles / 1944 kilometers / 1049 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1207.698 miles
  • 1943.602 kilometers
  • 1049.461 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
  • 1206.475 miles
  • 1941.634 kilometers
  • 1048.398 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Washington D.C. is 1 hour. Washington D.C. is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

B Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DCA
ICAO Code: KDCA
Coordinates: 38°51′7″N, 77°2′15″W

Map

Flight map from Houston to Washington D.C..

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1208

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