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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Flight distance from Richmond to Kansas City (Richmond International Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 951 miles / 1530 kilometers / 826 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Kansas City (MCI) is 1096 miles / 1764 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 6 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Kansas City.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).

How far is Kansas City from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 950.673 miles
  • 1529.960 kilometers
  • 826.112 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
  • 948.450 miles
  • 1526.382 kilometers
  • 824.180 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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Kansas City is 1 hour. Kansas City is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Kansas City, MO

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Kansas City (MCI).

Distance:
951
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
951

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