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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Walla Walla, WA (ALW)

Flight distance from Richmond to Walla Walla (Richmond International Airport – Walla Walla Regional Airport) is 2171 miles / 3494 kilometers / 1886 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Walla Walla (ALW) is 2702 miles / 4348 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Walla Walla Regional Airport (ALW).

How far is Walla Walla from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2170.830 miles
  • 3493.613 kilometers
  • 1886.400 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
  • 2165.795 miles
  • 3485.509 kilometers
  • 1882.024 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 Walla Walla Regional Airport
City: Walla Walla, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALW
ICAO Code: KALW
Coordinates: 46°5′41″N, 118°17′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Walla Walla is 3 hours. Walla Walla is 3 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Walla Walla, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 237 kg (523 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Walla Walla (ALW).

Distance:
2171
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2171

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