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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Madison, WI (MSN)

Flight distance from Richmond to Madison (Richmond International Airport – Dane County Regional Airport) is 743 miles / 1196 kilometers / 646 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Madison (MSN) is 954 miles / 1536 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Dane County Regional Airport (MSN).

How far is Madison from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 743.174 miles
  • 1196.023 kilometers
  • 645.801 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
  • 742.099 miles
  • 1194.293 kilometers
  • 644.867 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 Dane County Regional Airport
City: Madison, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSN
ICAO Code: KMSN
Coordinates: 43°8′23″N, 89°20′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Madison, WI

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (285 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Madison (MSN).

Distance:
743
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
743

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