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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Athens, GA (AHN)

Flight distance from Richmond to Athens (Richmond International Airport – Athens Ben Epps Airport) is 417 miles / 671 kilometers / 363 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Athens (AHN) is 490 miles / 788 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Athens Ben Epps Airport (AHN).

How far is Athens from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 417.159 miles
  • 671.353 kilometers
  • 362.502 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
  • 416.857 miles
  • 670.866 kilometers
  • 362.239 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 Athens Ben Epps Airport
City: Athens, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AHN
ICAO Code: KAHN
Coordinates: 33°56′54″N, 83°19′34″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Athens.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 86 kg (191 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Athens (AHN).

Distance:
417
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
417

Round trip?