Distance from Memphis, TN to Washington, DC

Distance

874 mi

Time

16 hours 12 mins

Gas Cost

$67 - $130

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There are 762.40 miles from Memphis to Washington in northeast direction and 874 miles (1,406.57 kilometers) by car, following the I-81 route.

Memphis and Washington are 16 hours 12 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Memphis, TN to Washington, DC. The halfway point is Lowland, TN.

Please note the time difference between Memphis, TN and Washington, DC is 1 hour. The current time in Memphis is 7:17 pm and the current time in Washington is 8:17 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 40.44 gallons of gas to cover the route between Memphis, TN and Washington, DC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Memphis to Washington is $108.39.

During the route, an average car will release 792.35 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Memphis, TN and Washington, DC

If you want to meet halfway between Memphis, TN and Washington, DC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 36.153106 and -83.212086, or 36º 9' 11.1816" N, 83º 12' 43.5096" W. This location is 436.78 miles away from Memphis, TN and Washington, DC and it would take approximately 8 hours 6 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Lowland, TN, situated 433.21 miles from Memphis, TN and 444.51 miles from Washington, DC. It would take 8 hours 4 mins to go from Memphis to Lowland and 8 hours 20 mins to go from Washington to Lowland.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Arlington, VA, Knoxville, TN and Nashville, TN.


Best Hotels In or Near Washington, DC

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Memphis, TN

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Memphis, TN and Washington, DC

Memphis, TN

Light rain on Thursday, with temperatures falling to 80°F next Friday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
90° 72° 89° 71° 88° 71° 86° 69° 88° 68°
12% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
3 73 degrees 5 82 degrees 5 112 degrees 5 119 degrees 4 122 degrees

Washington, DC

Light rain on Tuesday through next Friday, with temperatures peaking at 90°F on Sunday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day Rain
86° 68° 89° 66° 90° 67° 88° 70° 84° 73°
10% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 5% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 13% Rain probability
5 352 degrees 5 351 degrees 4 8 degrees 6 39 degrees 7 56 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Memphis, TN and Washington, DC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 762.40 mi 1,226.96 km 662.51 nautical mi
Driving distance 874 mi 1,406.56 km 759.49 nautical mi

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