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Elevation from Memphis to Washington, DC

Elevation (ft)05001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000
Grade %-3-2-10123
Max elevation: 2587 ft / 789 m
Min elevation: 73 ft / 22 m
Elevation change: 2514 ft / 766 m
Max grade: 3%
Min grade: -2.8%
Steepness score: 20 + 296 + 2131 + 28 = 2475
Distance: 876.26 mi / 1410.21 km
Travel Time: 13 hours 13 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Greenville (South Carolina), but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades.

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If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Memphis to Washington, DC. You can also view a 3-D map of Memphis elevation or Washington, DC elevation.

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