Distance from Durham, NC to Alexandria, VA

Distance

252 mi

Time

4 hours 48 mins

Gas Cost

$18 - $35

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There are 219.18 miles from Durham to Alexandria in northeast direction and 252 miles (405.55 kilometers) by car, following the I-85 and US-15 route.

Durham and Alexandria are 4 hours 48 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Durham, NC to Alexandria, VA. The halfway point is Sutherland, VA.

Durham, NC and Alexandria, VA are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 12:59 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 11.68 gallons of gas to cover the route between Durham, NC and Alexandria, VA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Durham to Alexandria is $29.20.

During the route, an average car will release 228.87 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Durham, NC and Alexandria, VA

If you want to meet halfway between Durham, NC and Alexandria, VA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 37.192536 and -77.485252, or 37º 11' 33.1296" N, 77º 29' 6.9072" W. This location is 126.16 miles away from Durham, NC and Alexandria, VA and it would take approximately 2 hours 24 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Sutherland, VA, situated 124.52 miles from Durham, NC and 136.75 miles from Alexandria, VA. It would take 2 hours 18 mins to go from Durham to Sutherland and 2 hours 40 mins to go from Alexandria to Sutherland.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Durham, NC and Alexandria, VA is Richmond, VA, situated 150.27 miles from Durham, NC and 102.42 miles from Alexandria, VA. It would take 2 hours 50 mins to go from Durham to Richmond and 2 hours 1 min to go from Alexandria to Richmond.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Arlington, VA and Henrico, VA.


Best Hotels In or Near Alexandria, VA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Durham, NC

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From $18

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Weather in Durham and Alexandria

Durham

Rain on Monday, with temperatures rising to 75°F on Friday.

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6 26 degrees 4 40 degrees 2 346 degrees 1 343 degrees 2 156 degrees

Alexandria

Rain next Tuesday, with temperatures rising to 77°F on Saturday.

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Clear day Clear day Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day
65° 43° 73° 43° 74° 47° 76° 52° 77° 51°
10% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 11% Rain probability
3 354 degrees 2 230 degrees 4 218 degrees 4 319 degrees 3 126 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Durham, NC and Alexandria, VA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 219.18 mi 352.74 km 190.46 nautical mi
Driving distance 252 mi 405.55 km 218.98 nautical mi

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