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Distance between Minneapolis, MN (MSP) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Distance from Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is 931 miles / 1498 kilometers / 809 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 930.586 miles
  • 1497.633 kilometers
  • 808.657 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
  • 928.856 miles
  • 1494.848 kilometers
  • 807.153 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″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 Minneapolis to Washington D.C..

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Minneapolis (MSP) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
931

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