Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Alexandria.
Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Alexandria International Airport (AEX).
How far is Alexandria from Richmond?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Richmond and Alexandria. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 966.969 miles
- 1556.186 kilometers
- 840.273 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
- 965.715 miles
- 1554.168 kilometers
- 839.183 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Richmond and Alexandria is 1 hour. Alexandria is 1 hour behind Richmond.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (327 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Richmond (RIC) → Alexandria (AEX).