How far is Richmond from Raleigh?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Raleigh and Richmond. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 138.702 miles
- 223.219 kilometers
- 120.529 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
- 138.774 miles
- 223.335 kilometers
- 120.591 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).
Estimated flight time from Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) to Richmond International Airport (RIC) is 45 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Raleigh and Richmond.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 44 kg (97 pounds).
Raleigh to Richmond flight path
Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Raleigh (RDU) → Richmond (RIC).