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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Monterey, CA (MRY)

Flight distance from Richmond to Monterey (Richmond International Airport – Monterey Regional Airport) is 2439 miles / 3924 kilometers / 2119 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Monterey (MRY) is 2861 miles / 4605 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Monterey Regional Airport (MRY).

How far is Monterey from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2438.511 miles
  • 3924.404 kilometers
  • 2119.008 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
  • 2432.836 miles
  • 3915.270 kilometers
  • 2114.077 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 Monterey Regional Airport
City: Monterey, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MRY
ICAO Code: KMRY
Coordinates: 36°35′13″N, 121°50′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Monterey, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 268 kg (591 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Monterey (MRY).

Distance:
2439
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2439

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