Distance from Washington, DC to Las Vegas, NV

Distance

2,426 mi

Time

1 day 18 hours

Gas Cost

$173 - $337

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There are 2,080.96 miles from Washington to Las Vegas in west direction and 2,426 miles (3,904.27 kilometers) by car, following the I-70 and US-6 route.

Washington and Las Vegas are 1 day 18 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Washington, DC to Las Vegas, NV. The halfway point is Greenwood, NE.

Please note the time difference between Washington, DC and Las Vegas, NV is 3 hours. The current time in Washington is 2:38 pm and the current time in Las Vegas is 11:38 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 112.31 gallons of gas to cover the route between Washington, DC and Las Vegas, NV.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Washington to Las Vegas is $280.77.

During the route, an average car will release 2,200.31 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Washington, DC and Las Vegas, NV

If you want to meet halfway between Washington, DC and Las Vegas, NV or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.972459 and -96.504468, or 40º 58' 20.8524" N, 96º 30' 16.0848" W. This location is 1,212.91 miles away from Washington, DC and Las Vegas, NV and it would take approximately 21 hours 21 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Greenwood, NE, situated 1181.28 miles from Washington, DC and 1246.24 miles from Las Vegas, NV. It would take 21 hours 38 mins to go from Washington to Greenwood and 21 hours 11 mins to go from Las Vegas to Greenwood.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Washington, DC and Las Vegas, NV is Lincoln, NE, situated 1196.71 miles from Washington, DC and 1230.63 miles from Las Vegas, NV. It would take 21 hours 56 mins to go from Washington to Lincoln and 20 hours 55 mins to go from Las Vegas to Lincoln.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Thornton, CO, Westminster, CO, Denver, CO, Arvada, CO, Lakewood, CO, North Las Vegas, NV, Des Moines, IA and Omaha, NE.


Best Hotels In or Near Las Vegas, NV

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Washington, DC

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Washington and Las Vegas

Washington

Rain on Tuesday and next Wednesday, with temperatures peaking at 77°F on Monday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
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2 204 degrees 5 215 degrees 4 320 degrees 2 87 degrees 4 161 degrees

Las Vegas

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 80°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day
89° 62° 90° 59° 82° 57° 80° 54° 86° 57°
6% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
3 4 degrees 2 207 degrees 3 249 degrees 7 350 degrees 4 5 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Washington, DC and Las Vegas, NV in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 2,080.96 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi
Driving distance 2,426 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi

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