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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from Richmond to Mexicali (Richmond International Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 2161 miles / 3477 kilometers / 1878 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Mexicali (MXL) is 2526 miles / 4065 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

How far is Mexicali from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2160.668 miles
  • 3477.258 kilometers
  • 1877.569 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
  • 2156.106 miles
  • 3469.916 kilometers
  • 1873.605 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 Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Mexicali

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 236 kg (520 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Mexicali (MXL).

Distance:
2161
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2161

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