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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Waco (Philadelphia International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 1356 miles / 2182 kilometers / 1178 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Waco (ACT) is 1551 miles / 2496 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 46 minutes.

Philadelphia – Waco

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1356
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2182
Kilometers
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1178
Nautical miles

How far is Waco from Philadelphia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1355.999 miles
  • 2182.268 kilometers
  • 1178.331 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
  • 1353.998 miles
  • 2179.049 kilometers
  • 1176.592 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 Philadelphia to Waco is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Philadelphia and Waco is 1 hour. Waco is 1 hour behind Philadelphia.

Philadelphia time to Waco time converter

Time in Philadelphia: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Waco: 00:00

Current local times

Philadelphia, PA

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Waco, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Philadelphia to Waco generates about 170 kg of CO2 per passenger, 170 kilograms is equal to 376 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Waco

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

Airport information

Origin Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W
Destination Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W