# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Richmond to Charlotte (Richmond International Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 256 miles / 413 kilometers / 223 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Charlotte (CLT) is 297 miles / 478 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 38 minutes.

256
Miles
413
Kilometers
223
Nautical miles

## How far is Charlotte from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 256.463 miles
• 412.737 kilometers
• 222.860 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
• 256.300 miles
• 412.474 kilometers
• 222.718 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Richmond to Charlotte?

Estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 59 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Richmond and Charlotte?

There is no time difference between Richmond and Charlotte.

## Flight carbon footprint between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT)

On average flying from Richmond to Charlotte generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, 63 kilograms is equal to 138 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 Charlotte

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

## Airport information

Origin Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W
Destination Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W