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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Richmond to New York (Richmond International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 292 miles / 470 kilometers / 254 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to New York (LGA) is 350 miles / 564 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to New York.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 291.901 miles
  • 469.768 kilometers
  • 253.655 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
  • 291.892 miles
  • 469.754 kilometers
  • 253.647 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and New York.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
292
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
292

Round trip?