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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Richmond to Waco (Richmond International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 1203 miles / 1936 kilometers / 1045 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Waco (ACT) is 1381 miles / 2223 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

How far is Waco from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1203.055 miles
  • 1936.130 kilometers
  • 1045.426 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
  • 1201.043 miles
  • 1932.892 kilometers
  • 1043.678 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 Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Waco, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Waco (ACT).

Distance:
1203
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1203

Round trip?