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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Richmond to Chicago (Richmond International Airport – Midway International Airport) is 629 miles / 1013 kilometers / 547 nautical miles.

How far is Chicago from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 629.315 miles
  • 1012.784 kilometers
  • 546.860 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
  • 628.308 miles
  • 1011.164 kilometers
  • 545.985 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 Midway International Airport (MDW) is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (257 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 Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″W

Map

Richmond to Chicago flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Chicago (MDW).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
629

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