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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Distance from Seattle–Tacoma International Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport is 2306 miles / 3711 kilometers / 2004 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2305.730 miles
  • 3710.713 kilometers
  • 2003.625 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
  • 2300.088 miles
  • 3701.633 kilometers
  • 1998.722 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is 4 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Washington D.C. is 3 hours. Washington D.C. is 3 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″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

Map

Flight map from Seattle to Washington D.C..

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (SEA) → Washington D.C. (IAD).

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Air miles:
2306
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2306

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