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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Champaign, IL (CMI)

Flight distance from Richmond to Champaign (Richmond International Airport – University of Illinois Willard Airport) is 617 miles / 992 kilometers / 536 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Champaign (CMI) is 761 miles / 1225 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and University of Illinois Willard Airport (CMI).

How far is Champaign from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 616.546 miles
  • 992.234 kilometers
  • 535.764 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
  • 615.251 miles
  • 990.150 kilometers
  • 534.638 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 University of Illinois Willard Airport
City: Champaign, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMI
ICAO Code: KCMI
Coordinates: 40°2′21″N, 88°16′41″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Champaign is 1 hour. Champaign is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Champaign, IL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Champaign (CMI).

Distance:
617
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
617

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