# Distance between Milwaukee, WI (MKE) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Flight distance from Milwaukee to Washington D.C. (Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport – Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 634 miles / 1021 kilometers / 551 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Milwaukee (MKE) to Washington D.C. (DCA) is 782 miles / 1259 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 53 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Milwaukee to Washington D.C..

Shortest flight path between Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).

## How far is Washington D.C. from Milwaukee?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 634.226 miles
• 1020.688 kilometers
• 551.127 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
• 633.092 miles
• 1018.863 kilometers
• 550.142 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

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

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (258 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Milwaukee (MKE) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

Distance:
634
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
634

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