The cost of driving from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is:

$23.21 one-way / $46.42 round trip

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The total cost of driving from DCA to Pittsburgh, PA (one-way) is $23.21 at current gas prices.

The round trip cost would be $46.42 to go from DCA to Pittsburgh, PA and back to DCA again.

Regular fuel costs are around $2.34 per gallon for your trip. This calculation assumes that your vehicle gets an average gas mileage of 25 mpg for a mix of city and highway driving.

All currency units are U.S. Dollars. If you prefer international units, the equivalent petrol pump price is 61.8 cents/litre. This assumes a typical fuel economy of 9.4 L/100 km.

You'll go through 9.9 gallons of gas during this trip. This is equal to 37.6 litres.

If you fill your tank with unleaded gasoline, the carbon emissions will be around 194 lbs CO2. This is equivalent to 88 kg CO2e or 0.09 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents. These numbers may change depending on the exact make and model of your car. If your vehicle uses diesel instead, the CO2 emissions will be around 227 lbs CO2, which is equivalent to 103 kg CO2e or 0.10 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents.

These results are based on the actual driving distance from DCA to Pittsburgh, PA, which is 248 miles or 399 kilometers.

Your trip begins at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, District of Columbia. The price of regular gas is currently averaging $2.24 in District of Columbia.

Your trip ends in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The price of regular gas is around $2.44 in Pennsylvania.

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The following chart displays the difference in total cost of driving given varying fuel grades. If your car requires higher octane gas, you can find out how much more it will cost you to drive between DCA and Pittsburgh, PA.

Fuel grade   Avg Price   Trip Cost
Regular $2.34 $23.21
Mid-Grade $2.72 $26.97
Premium $2.94 $29.14
Diesel $2.78 $27.53

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

City: Washington
State: District of Columbia
Zip code: 20001
Country: United States
Category: airports
Average gas price in District of Columbia: $2.24

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

City: Pittsburgh
State: Pennsylvania
Country: United States
Category: cities
Average gas price in Pennsylvania: $2.44

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