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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 51 minutes.

Richmond – Charlottesville

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76
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122
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66
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How far is Charlottesville from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond to Charlottesville is 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Charlottesville.

Richmond time to Charlottesville time converter

Time in Richmond: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Charlottesville: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Richmond to Charlottesville generates about 36 kg of CO2 per passenger, 36 kilograms is equal to 80 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 Charlottesville

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

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 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