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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Fort Wayne, IN (FWA)

Flight distance from Richmond to Fort Wayne (Richmond International Airport – Fort Wayne International Airport) is 485 miles / 781 kilometers / 422 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Fort Wayne (FWA) is 643 miles / 1035 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Fort Wayne.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA).

How far is Fort Wayne from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 485.396 miles
  • 781.168 kilometers
  • 421.797 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
  • 484.681 miles
  • 780.018 kilometers
  • 421.176 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 Fort Wayne International Airport
City: Fort Wayne, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FWA
ICAO Code: KFWA
Coordinates: 40°58′42″N, 85°11′42″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Fort Wayne.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Fort Wayne, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (213 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Fort Wayne (FWA).

Distance:
485
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
485

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