Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Richmond.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).
How far is Richmond from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Richmond. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 456.259 miles
- 734.278 kilometers
- 396.478 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 456.039 miles
- 733.923 kilometers
- 396.287 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Detroit and Richmond.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (203 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Richmond (RIC).