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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Altoona, PA (AOO)

Flight distance from Richmond to Altoona (Richmond International Airport – Altoona–Blair County Airport) is 200 miles / 322 kilometers / 174 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Altoona (AOO) is 258 miles / 415 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Altoona–Blair County Airport (AOO).

How far is Altoona from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 199.942 miles
  • 321.775 kilometers
  • 173.744 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
  • 200.209 miles
  • 322.206 kilometers
  • 173.977 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 Altoona–Blair County Airport
City: Altoona, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AOO
ICAO Code: KAOO
Coordinates: 40°17′47″N, 78°19′11″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Altoona.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Altoona, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 54 kg (120 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Altoona (AOO).

Distance:
200
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
200

Round trip?