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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Indianapolis, IN (IND)

Flight distance from Richmond to Indianapolis (Richmond International Airport – Indianapolis International Airport) is 509 miles / 819 kilometers / 442 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Indianapolis (IND) is 643 miles / 1035 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Indianapolis International Airport (IND).

How far is Indianapolis from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 508.849 miles
  • 818.913 kilometers
  • 442.178 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
  • 507.806 miles
  • 817.234 kilometers
  • 441.271 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Indianapolis.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Indianapolis, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (220 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Indianapolis (IND).

Distance:
509
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
509

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