The driving distance from Washington DC to New Orleans is 1,088 miles
or 1,751 kilometers
This is a really long road trip, starting from Washington, DC and arriving at your destination of New Orleans, LA with a total driving time of 17 hours, 11 minutes
If you just want to know how far it is between Washington DC and New Orleans, the straight line distance is 965 miles
or 1,553 kilometers
If you are a pilot flying a private plane, you can fly straight from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA for a total flight time of 2 hours, 27 minutes
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If you're a traveler planning a trip and you want to book a commercial flight, you can try searching for flights between IAD and MSY.