# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Modesto, CA (MOD)

Flight distance from Richmond to Modesto (Richmond International Airport – Modesto City–County Airport) is 2373 miles / 3819 kilometers / 2062 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Modesto (MOD) is 2874 miles / 4625 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 37 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Modesto.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Modesto City–County Airport (MOD).

## How far is Modesto from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2373.142 miles
• 3819.201 kilometers
• 2062.204 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
• 2367.542 miles
• 3810.189 kilometers
• 2057.338 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Modesto City–County Airport
City: Modesto, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: MOD
ICAO Code: KMOD
Coordinates: 37°37′32″N, 120°57′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Modesto is 3 hours. Modesto is 3 hours behind Richmond.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 260 kg (574 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Modesto (MOD).

Distance:
2373
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2373

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