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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Saginaw, MI (MBS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Saginaw (Richmond International Airport – Saginaw MBS International Airport) is 547 miles / 880 kilometers / 475 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Saginaw (MBS) is 736 miles / 1185 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS).

How far is Saginaw from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 547.040 miles
  • 880.376 kilometers
  • 475.365 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
  • 546.886 miles
  • 880.127 kilometers
  • 475.231 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 Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Saginaw.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Saginaw, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (233 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Saginaw (MBS).

Distance:
547
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
547

Round trip?