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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Beckley, WV (BKW)

Flight distance from Richmond to Beckley (Richmond International Airport – Raleigh County Memorial Airport) is 210 miles / 337 kilometers / 182 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Beckley (BKW) is 260 miles / 418 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW).

How far is Beckley from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 209.520 miles
  • 337.190 kilometers
  • 182.068 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
  • 209.032 miles
  • 336.405 kilometers
  • 181.644 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
City: Beckley, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKW
ICAO Code: KBKW
Coordinates: 37°47′14″N, 81°7′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Beckley.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Beckley, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 56 kg (123 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Beckley (BKW).

Distance:
210
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
210

Round trip?