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Distance between Providence, RI (PVD) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Flight distance from Providence to Washington D.C. (Providence T. F. Green Airport – Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 357 miles / 575 kilometers / 310 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Providence (PVD) to Washington D.C. (DCA) is 406 miles / 653 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Providence T. F. Green Airport (PVD) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).

How far is Washington D.C. from Providence?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 357.063 miles
  • 574.637 kilometers
  • 310.279 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
  • 356.598 miles
  • 573.888 kilometers
  • 309.875 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 Providence T. F. Green Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Providence, RI

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Washington D.C.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 78 kg (171 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Providence (PVD) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

Distance:
357
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
357

Round trip?