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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Flight distance from Chicago to Richmond (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 642 miles / 1033 kilometers / 558 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Richmond (RIC) is 823 miles / 1324 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 34 minutes.

Chicago – Richmond

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642
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1033
Kilometers
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558
Nautical miles

How far is Richmond from Chicago?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 642.040 miles
  • 1033.263 kilometers
  • 557.917 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
  • 641.035 miles
  • 1031.646 kilometers
  • 557.044 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).

How long does it take to fly from Chicago to Richmond?

Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Richmond International Airport is 1 hour 42 minutes.

What is the time difference between Chicago and Richmond?

The time difference between Chicago and Richmond is 1 hour. Richmond is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.
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Flight carbon footprint between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Richmond International Airport (RIC)

On average flying from Chicago to Richmond generates about 118 kg of CO2 per passenger, 118 kilograms is equal to 260 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Richmond

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).

Airport information

Origin Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Richmond (RIC)

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