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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Grand Rapids, MI (GRR)

Flight distance from Richmond to Grand Rapids (Richmond International Airport – Gerald R. Ford International Airport) is 570 miles / 918 kilometers / 496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Grand Rapids (GRR) is 746 miles / 1200 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR).

How far is Grand Rapids from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 570.424 miles
  • 918.009 kilometers
  • 495.685 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
  • 569.939 miles
  • 917.228 kilometers
  • 495.264 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 Gerald R. Ford International Airport
City: Grand Rapids, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRR
ICAO Code: KGRR
Coordinates: 42°52′50″N, 85°31′22″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Grand Rapids.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Grand Rapids, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (240 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

Distance:
570
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
570

Round trip?