If you are actually flying from New York, United States to Washington, DC, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between New York and Washington, DC, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Departure
New York
Arrival
Washington, DC

Flight time from New York to Washington, DC is 1 hour 10 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from JFK to DCA is 1 hour 10 minutes (Operated by Hawaiian Airlines)

The nearest airport to New York, is John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and the nearest airport to Washington, DC, is Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

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Distance from New York to Washington, DC is approximately 360 kilometers.

Flights from New York to Washington, DC • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from New York arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport or Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Washington, DC is served by 2 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
US Airways
JFK ➝ DCA
1 hr 10 mins
Iberia Airlines
JFK ➝ DCA
1 hr 10 mins
Air India Limited
JFK ➝ DCA
1 hr 10 mins
Jet Airways
JFK ➝ DCA
1 hr 15 mins
Singapore Airlines
JFK ➝ DCA
1 hr 25 mins

Flight time from New York to Washington, DC via Detroit, MI • LGA to DCA via DTW

Flight duration from La Guardia Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport via Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 4 hours 46 minutes

Delta Air Lines LGA to DTW
2 hrs 9 mins
DTW
 Waiting Time
1 hr 6 mins
DTW to DCA
1 hr 31 mins
Total Duration:
4 hrs 46 mins

Flight time from New York to Washington, DC via Cleveland • LGA to DCA via CLE

Flight duration from La Guardia Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport via Hopkins International Airport, United States on United Airlines flight is 8 hours 19 minutes

United Airlines LGA to CLE
1 hr 55 mins
CLE
 Waiting Time
5 hrs
CLE to DCA
1 hr 24 mins
Total Duration:
8 hrs 19 mins

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

Non-stop flight time from New York to Washington, DC is between 1 hr to 1 hr 30 mins depending on the aircraft's cruising speed, technical condition and weather/wind speed..

Fastest one-stop flight between New York and Washington, DC takes close to 4 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 19 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the 2 airports in New York to one of the 2 major airports that serves Washington, DC.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, New York - Washington, DC flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 30 mins to 14 hrs .

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

Direct flight and one stop flight time from John F Kennedy International Airport, New York to airports nearest to Washington, DC is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
JFK - PHF Newport News, Newport News/williamsb Airport 5 hrs 22 mins 1 Stop
JFK - RIC Richmond, VA, Richmond International Airport 1 hr 26 mins Non-Stop
JFK - BWI Baltimore, MD, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport 1 hr 12 mins Non-Stop
JFK - ORF Norfolk, Norfolk International Airport 1 hr 26 mins Non-Stop
JFK - ROA Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport 5 hrs 19 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between New York and Washington, DC

New York and Washington, DC are in the same timezone America/New_York

Current time in New York / Washington, DC, United States : Wed, 20 Jan, 2021,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)

06:49 PM

JFK to IAD Flight - New York Airport to Washington, DC Airport Flight Route Map

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

Find flying time from John F Kennedy International Airport or New York or any other airport or city in United States to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from New York to those airports.