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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Bloomington, IL (BMI)

Flight distance from Richmond to Bloomington (Richmond International Airport – Central Illinois Regional Airport) is 656 miles / 1056 kilometers / 570 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Bloomington (BMI) is 795 miles / 1280 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI).

How far is Bloomington from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 656.469 miles
  • 1056.484 kilometers
  • 570.456 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
  • 655.126 miles
  • 1054.324 kilometers
  • 569.289 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 Central Illinois Regional Airport
City: Bloomington, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BMI
ICAO Code: KBMI
Coordinates: 40°28′37″N, 88°54′57″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Bloomington is 1 hour. Bloomington is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Bloomington, IL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (264 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Bloomington (BMI).

Distance:
656
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
656

Round trip?