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Distance between Rochester, NY (ROC) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Flight distance from Rochester to Washington D.C. (Greater Rochester International Airport – Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 296 miles / 477 kilometers / 257 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (ROC) to Washington D.C. (DCA) is 370 miles / 595 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 5 minutes.

Rochester – Washington D.C.

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296
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477
Kilometers
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257
Nautical miles

How far is Washington D.C. from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 296.295 miles
  • 476.840 kilometers
  • 257.473 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
  • 296.658 miles
  • 477.425 kilometers
  • 257.789 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).

How long does it take to fly from Rochester to Washington D.C.?

Estimated flight time from Greater Rochester International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is 1 hour 3 minutes.

What is the time difference between Rochester and Washington D.C.?

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

Flight carbon footprint between Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

On average flying from Rochester to Washington D.C. generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, 69 kilograms is equal to 151 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).

Airport information

Origin Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Rochester (ROC) to Washington D.C. (DCA)

American Airlines