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Distance between Roanoke, VA (ROA) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Distance from Roanoke to Washington D.C. (Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 177 miles / 285 kilometers / 154 nautical miles.

How far is Washington D.C. from Roanoke?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 176.930 miles
  • 284.741 kilometers
  • 153.748 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
  • 176.800 miles
  • 284.532 kilometers
  • 153.635 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (109 pounds).

Airport information


A Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W

B Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

Roanoke to Washington D.C. flight path

Shortest flight path between Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Roanoke (ROA) → Washington D.C. (IAD).

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Air miles:
177
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
177

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