# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Fresno, CA (FAT)

Flight distance from Richmond to Fresno (Richmond International Airport – Fresno Yosemite International Airport) is 2321 miles / 3735 kilometers / 2017 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Fresno (FAT) is 2753 miles / 4430 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 35 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Fresno.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT).

## How far is Fresno from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2321.077 miles
• 3735.412 kilometers
• 2016.961 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
• 2315.660 miles
• 3726.694 kilometers
• 2012.254 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City: Fresno, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: FAT
ICAO Code: KFAT
Coordinates: 36°46′34″N, 119°43′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Fresno is 3 hours. Fresno is 3 hours behind Richmond.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 254 kg (561 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Fresno (FAT).

Distance:
2321
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2321

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