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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from Richmond to Abilene (Richmond International Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 1313 miles / 2113 kilometers / 1141 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Abilene (ABI) is 1462 miles / 2353 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Abilene.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).

How far is Abilene from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1313.225 miles
  • 2113.431 kilometers
  • 1141.161 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
  • 1310.741 miles
  • 2109.433 kilometers
  • 1139.003 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 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

B Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Abilene is 1 hour. Abilene is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Abilene, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Abilene (ABI).

Distance:
1313
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1313

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