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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Akron, OH (CAK)

Flight distance from Richmond to Akron (Richmond International Airport – Akron–Canton Airport) is 323 miles / 520 kilometers / 281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Akron (CAK) is 464 miles / 746 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Akron–Canton Airport (CAK).

How far is Akron from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 322.896 miles
  • 519.651 kilometers
  • 280.589 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
  • 322.796 miles
  • 519.491 kilometers
  • 280.502 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 Akron–Canton Airport
City: Akron, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAK
ICAO Code: KCAK
Coordinates: 40°54′57″N, 81°26′31″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Akron.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Akron, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (160 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Akron (CAK).

Distance:
323
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
323

Round trip?