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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Charlottesville, VA (CHO)

Flight distance from Richmond to Charlottesville (Richmond International Airport – Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport) is 76 miles / 122 kilometers / 66 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Charlottesville (CHO) is 87 miles / 140 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport (CHO).

How far is Charlottesville from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 75.839 miles
  • 122.052 kilometers
  • 65.903 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
  • 75.765 miles
  • 121.932 kilometers
  • 65.838 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 Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport
City: Charlottesville, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHO
ICAO Code: KCHO
Coordinates: 38°8′18″N, 78°27′10″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Charlottesville.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Charlottesville, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (80 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Charlottesville (CHO).

Distance:
76
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
76

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