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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Mobile, AL (MOB)

Flight distance from Richmond to Mobile (Richmond International Airport – Mobile Regional Airport) is 782 miles / 1258 kilometers / 679 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Mobile (MOB) is 868 miles / 1397 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Mobile Regional Airport (MOB).

How far is Mobile from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 781.909 miles
  • 1258.360 kilometers
  • 679.460 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
  • 781.515 miles
  • 1257.726 kilometers
  • 679.118 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 Mobile Regional Airport
City: Mobile, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOB
ICAO Code: KMOB
Coordinates: 30°41′28″N, 88°14′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Mobile, AL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Mobile (MOB).

Distance:
782
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
782

Round trip?