# 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: 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.

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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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