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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Richmond to Chicago (Richmond International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 642 miles / 1033 kilometers / 558 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Chicago (ORD) is 822 miles / 1323 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 32 minutes.

Richmond – Chicago

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642
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1033
Kilometers
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558
Nautical miles

How far is Chicago from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 642.040 miles
  • 1033.263 kilometers
  • 557.917 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
  • 641.035 miles
  • 1031.646 kilometers
  • 557.044 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).

How long does it take to fly from Richmond to Chicago?

Estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 1 hour 42 minutes.

What is the time difference between Richmond and Chicago?

The time difference between Richmond and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Richmond.
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Flight carbon footprint between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

On average flying from Richmond to Chicago generates about 118 kg of CO2 per passenger, 118 kilograms is equal to 260 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

Airlines flying from Richmond (RIC) to Chicago (ORD)

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