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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Richmond to Block Island (Richmond International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 398 miles / 640 kilometers / 346 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Block Island (BID) is 519 miles / 836 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 25 minutes.

Richmond – Block Island

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398
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640
Kilometers
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346
Nautical miles

How far is Block Island from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 397.920 miles
  • 640.390 kilometers
  • 345.783 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
  • 397.586 miles
  • 639.853 kilometers
  • 345.493 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond to Block Island is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Block Island.

Richmond time to Block Island time converter

Time in Richmond: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Block Island: 00:00

Current local times

Richmond, VA

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Richmond to Block Island generates about 84 kg of CO2 per passenger, 84 kilograms is equal to 184 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Block Island

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W