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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Richmond to Columbus (Richmond International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 347 miles / 558 kilometers / 301 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Columbus (CMH) is 487 miles / 783 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 346.536 miles
  • 557.695 kilometers
  • 301.131 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
  • 346.043 miles
  • 556.903 kilometers
  • 300.704 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 John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Columbus.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (168 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
347
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
347

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