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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Distance from Richmond to Columbia (Richmond International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 326 miles / 524 kilometers / 283 nautical miles.

How far is Columbia from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 325.655 miles
  • 524.091 kilometers
  • 282.986 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
  • 325.743 miles
  • 524.232 kilometers
  • 283.063 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 International Airport (RIC) to Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Columbia.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (156 pounds).

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 Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAE
ICAO Code: KCAE
Coordinates: 33°56′19″N, 81°7′10″W

Richmond to Columbia flight path

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Columbia (CAE).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
326

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