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How far is Boston, MA, from Richmond, VA?

The distance between Richmond (Richmond International Airport) and Boston (Logan International Airport) is 474 miles / 763 kilometers / 412 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 1 hour and 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Boston (BOS) is 552 miles / 889 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 15 minutes.

Richmond International Airport – Logan International Airport

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Distance from Richmond to Boston

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Richmond to Boston. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 473.928 miles
  • 762.713 kilometers
  • 411.832 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 473.683 miles
  • 762.319 kilometers
  • 411.620 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).

How long does it take to fly from Richmond to Boston?

The estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport to Logan International Airport is 1 hour and 23 minutes.

What is the time difference between Richmond and Boston?

There is no time difference between Richmond and Boston.

Flight carbon footprint between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Logan International Airport (BOS)

On average, flying from Richmond to Boston generates about 95 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 95 kilograms equals 209 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 Boston

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

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 Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W

Airlines flying from Richmond (RIC) to Boston (BOS)

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