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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Lexington, KY (LEX)

Distance from Richmond to Lexington (Richmond International Airport – Lexington Blue Grass Airport) is 400 miles / 644 kilometers / 348 nautical miles.

How far is Lexington from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 400.465 miles
  • 644.486 kilometers
  • 347.995 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
  • 399.529 miles
  • 642.979 kilometers
  • 347.181 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport (RIC) to Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Lexington.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (184 pounds).

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 Lexington Blue Grass Airport
City: Lexington, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LEX
ICAO Code: KLEX
Coordinates: 38°2′11″N, 84°36′21″W

Richmond to Lexington flight path

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Lexington (LEX).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
400
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
400

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