The flight distance from Washington, District of Columbia to Norfolk, Virginia is:

147 miles / 237 km

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Distance from Washington, DC to Norfolk, VA

The total distance from Washington, DC to Norfolk, VA is 147 miles.

This is equivalent to 237 kilometers or 128 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in Washington, District of Columbia.
It ends in Norfolk, Virginia.

Your flight direction from Washington, DC to Norfolk, VA is South (164 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from Washington, DC to Norfolk, VA. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

Washington, District of Columbia

City: Washington
State: District of Columbia
Country: United States
Category: cities

Norfolk, Virginia

City: Norfolk
State: Virginia
Country: United States
Category: cities

Flight distance calculator

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