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Distance between Shreveport, LA (SHV) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Flight distance from Shreveport to Washington D.C. (Shreveport Regional Airport – Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 1041 miles / 1675 kilometers / 904 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Shreveport (SHV) to Washington D.C. (DCA) is 1204 miles / 1938 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).

How far is Washington D.C. from Shreveport?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1040.631 miles
  • 1674.734 kilometers
  • 904.284 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
  • 1039.120 miles
  • 1672.301 kilometers
  • 902.970 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″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

The time difference between Shreveport and Washington D.C. is 1 hour. Washington D.C. is 1 hour ahead of Shreveport.

Time Difference

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Washington D.C.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shreveport (SHV) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

Distance:
1041
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1041

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