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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Grand Forks, ND (GFK)

Flight distance from Richmond to Grand Forks (Richmond International Airport – Grand Forks International Airport) is 1235 miles / 1988 kilometers / 1073 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Grand Forks (GFK) is 1531 miles / 2464 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Grand Forks.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Grand Forks International Airport (GFK).

How far is Grand Forks from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1235.325 miles
  • 1988.063 kilometers
  • 1073.468 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
  • 1233.575 miles
  • 1985.247 kilometers
  • 1071.947 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 Grand Forks International Airport
City: Grand Forks, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GFK
ICAO Code: KGFK
Coordinates: 47°56′57″N, 97°10′33″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Grand Forks is 1 hour. Grand Forks is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Grand Forks, ND

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Grand Forks (GFK).

Distance:
1235
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1235

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