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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR)

Flight distance from Richmond to Myrtle Beach (Richmond International Airport – Myrtle Beach International Airport) is 279 miles / 449 kilometers / 242 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) is 334 miles / 537 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Myrtle Beach.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR).

How far is Myrtle Beach from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 278.846 miles
  • 448.759 kilometers
  • 242.311 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
  • 279.328 miles
  • 449.534 kilometers
  • 242.729 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 Myrtle Beach International Airport
City: Myrtle Beach, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MYR
ICAO Code: KMYR
Coordinates: 33°40′46″N, 78°55′41″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Myrtle Beach.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Myrtle Beach, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Myrtle Beach (MYR).

Distance:
279
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
279

Round trip?