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Flight time from New Delhi to Washington, DC is 18 hours 32 minutes

One stop flight time from DEL to IAD via EWR is 18 hours 32 minutes (Operated by United Airlines)

How long does it take to fly from New Delhi to Washington, DC?

There are very few non-stop flights from New Delhi to Washington, DC. Therefore, you'll have to take connecting flights. In such cases, flight time depend on the stopover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Fastest one-stop flight between New Delhi and Washington, DC takes close to 19 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 42 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 24 hrs .

The nearest airport to New Delhi, is Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) and the nearest airport to Washington, DC, is Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

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Distance from New Delhi to Washington, DC is approximately 12060 kilometers.

Flight time from New Delhi to Washington, DC via Tokyo • DEL to IAD via NRT

Flight duration from Indira Gandhi International Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport via New Tokyo International Airport, Japan on All Nippon Airways flight is 24 hours 30 minutes

All Nippon Airways
DEL ➝ NRT ➝ IAD
Total flight duration
24 hours 30 minutes
DEL to NRT → 7 hours 50 minutes
NRT Stop 4 hours 10 minutes
NRT to IAD → 12 hours 30 minutes

Flight time from New Delhi to Washington, DC via London • DEL to IAD via LHR

Flight duration from Indira Gandhi International Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport via London Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom on British Airways flight is 27 hours 20 minutes

British Airways
DEL ➝ LHR ➝ IAD
Total flight duration
27 hours 20 minutes
DEL to LHR → 9 hours 55 minutes
LHR Stop 8 hours 55 minutes
LHR to IAD → 8 hours 30 minutes

Flight time from New Delhi, India to airports near Washington, DC, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi to airports nearest to Washington, DC is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
DEL - PHL Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport 23 hrs 15 mins1 Stop
DEL - AVP Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport 23 hrs 24 mins1 Stop
DEL - RIC Richmond, VA, Richmond International Airport 20 hrs 45 mins1 Stop
DEL - ORF Norfolk, Norfolk International Airport 20 hrs 24 mins1 Stop
DEL - DCA Washington, DC, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport 18 hrs 33 mins1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between New Delhi and Washington, DC

New Delhi time is 9 hours 30 minutes ahead of Washington, DC

Current time in New Delhi, India : Fri, 30 Sep, 2016, 05:17 PM,
New Delhi Timezone: IST (+05:30)

Current time in Washington, DC, United States :, Fri, 30 Sep, 2016, 07:47 AM -04:00,
Washington, DC Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

DEL to IAD Flight - New Delhi Airport to Washington, DC Airport Flight Route Map

Location of New Delhi Airport & Washington, DC Airport is given below. Click the map to view New Delhi to Washington, DC flight path and travel direction.

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