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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Columbus, GA (CSG)

Flight distance from Richmond to Columbus (Richmond International Airport – Columbus Metropolitan Airport) is 552 miles / 888 kilometers / 480 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Columbus (CSG) is 635 miles / 1022 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG).

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)
  • 551.935 miles
  • 888.254 kilometers
  • 479.619 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
  • 551.679 miles
  • 887.841 kilometers
  • 479.396 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 Columbus Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbus, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CSG
ICAO Code: KCSG
Coordinates: 32°30′58″N, 84°56′20″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, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (234 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Columbus (CSG).

Distance:
552
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
552

Round trip?