Distance from Stapleton, NE to DCA Airport


1,438 mi


21 hours 49 mins

Gas Cost

$108 - $209

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There are 1,248.66 miles from Stapleton to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in east direction and 1,438 miles (2,314.24 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 route.

Stapleton and DCA Airport are 21 hours 49 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Stapleton, NE to DCA Airport. The halfway point is Ottawa, IL.

Please note the time difference between Stapleton, NE and DCA Airport is 1 hour. The current time in Stapleton is 6:56 pm and the current time in DCA Airport is 7:56 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 66.59 gallons of gas to cover the route between Stapleton, NE and DCA Airport.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Stapleton to DCA Airport is $174.48.

During the route, an average car will release 1,304.72 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

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Halfway Point Between Stapleton, NE and DCA Airport

If you want to meet halfway between Stapleton, NE and DCA Airport or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.372272 and -88.770981, or 41º 22' 20.1792" N, 88º 46' 15.5316" W. This location is 719.22 miles away from Stapleton, NE and DCA Airport and it would take approximately 10 hours 54 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Ottawa, IL, situated 706.24 miles from Stapleton, NE and 757.86 miles from DCA Airport. It would take 10 hours 36 mins to go from Stapleton to Ottawa and 11 hours 48 mins to go from DCA to Ottawa.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Joliet, IL,Davenport, IA,Des Moines, IA,Omaha, NE, and Lincoln, NE.

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Stapleton, NE

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Weather in Stapleton and DCA


Light rain on Tuesday through next Sunday, with high temperatures peaking at 89°F on Tuesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day
77° 52° 85° 62° 89° 67° 77° 64° 78° 57°
17% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 31% Rain probability 67% Rain probability 11% Rain probability
8 68 degrees 12 174 degrees 9 104 degrees 12 79 degrees 12 158 degrees


Rain on Tuesday through Thursday, with high temperatures falling to 82°F on Friday.

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Clear day Clear day Rain Rain Rain
93° 74° 97° 76° 94° 77° 94° 75° 87° 73°
15% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 57% Rain probability 86% Rain probability 87% Rain probability
4 168 degrees 4 214 degrees 4 132 degrees 5 197 degrees 4 264 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Stapleton, NE and DCA Airport in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,248.66 mi 2,009.52 km 1,085.06 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,438 mi 2,314.95 km 1,249.98 nautical mi

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