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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Richmond to Cedar Rapids (Richmond International Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 823 miles / 1325 kilometers / 715 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 1009 miles / 1624 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Cedar Rapids.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

How far is Cedar Rapids from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 823.061 miles
  • 1324.588 kilometers
  • 715.220 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
  • 821.461 miles
  • 1322.013 kilometers
  • 713.830 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Cedar Rapids is 1 hour. Cedar Rapids is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Cedar Rapids, IA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (302 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
823
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
823

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