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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Cheyenne, WY (CYS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Cheyenne (Richmond International Airport – Cheyenne Regional Airport) is 1488 miles / 2395 kilometers / 1293 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Cheyenne (CYS) is 1712 miles / 2755 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Cheyenne Regional Airport (CYS).

How far is Cheyenne from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1487.886 miles
  • 2394.521 kilometers
  • 1292.938 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
  • 1484.397 miles
  • 2388.906 kilometers
  • 1289.906 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 Cheyenne Regional Airport
City: Cheyenne, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CYS
ICAO Code: KCYS
Coordinates: 41°9′20″N, 104°48′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Cheyenne is 2 hours. Cheyenne is 2 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Cheyenne, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (394 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Cheyenne (CYS).

Distance:
1488
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1488

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