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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Wilmington, NC (ILM)

Flight distance from Richmond to Wilmington (Richmond International Airport – Wilmington International Airport) is 225 miles / 363 kilometers / 196 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Wilmington (ILM) is 255 miles / 411 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Wilmington International Airport (ILM).

How far is Wilmington from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 225.395 miles
  • 362.737 kilometers
  • 195.863 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
  • 225.857 miles
  • 363.482 kilometers
  • 196.265 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 Wilmington International Airport
City: Wilmington, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ILM
ICAO Code: KILM
Coordinates: 34°16′14″N, 77°54′9″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Wilmington.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Wilmington, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (128 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Wilmington (ILM).

Distance:
225
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
225

Round trip?