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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Flight distance from New York to Richmond (New York LaGuardia Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 292 miles / 470 kilometers / 254 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Richmond (RIC) is 355 miles / 571 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Richmond.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).

How far is Richmond from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Richmond. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 291.901 miles
  • 469.768 kilometers
  • 253.655 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
  • 291.892 miles
  • 469.754 kilometers
  • 253.647 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).

Airport information


A New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

B Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Richmond.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Richmond (RIC).

Distance:
292
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
292

Round trip?