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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Albany, NY (ALB)

Flight distance from Richmond to Albany (Richmond International Airport – Albany International Airport) is 407 miles / 655 kilometers / 354 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Albany (ALB) is 486 miles / 782 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Albany International Airport (ALB).

How far is Albany from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 406.815 miles
  • 654.706 kilometers
  • 353.513 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
  • 407.060 miles
  • 655.099 kilometers
  • 353.725 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 Albany International Airport
City: Albany, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALB
ICAO Code: KALB
Coordinates: 42°44′53″N, 73°48′6″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Albany.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Albany, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 85 kg (187 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Albany (ALB).

Distance:
407
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
407

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