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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Joplin, MO (JLN)

Flight distance from Richmond to Joplin (Richmond International Airport – Joplin Regional Airport) is 945 miles / 1521 kilometers / 821 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Joplin (JLN) is 1118 miles / 1799 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Joplin Regional Airport (JLN).

How far is Joplin from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 945.033 miles
  • 1520.884 kilometers
  • 821.211 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
  • 942.817 miles
  • 1517.317 kilometers
  • 819.286 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 Joplin Regional Airport
City: Joplin, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JLN
ICAO Code: KJLN
Coordinates: 37°9′6″N, 94°29′53″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Joplin is 1 hour. Joplin is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Joplin, MO

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Joplin (JLN).

Distance:
945
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
945

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