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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Distance from Richmond to Philadelphia (Richmond International Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 198 miles / 319 kilometers / 172 nautical miles.

How far is Philadelphia from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 198.174 miles
  • 318.930 kilometers
  • 172.208 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
  • 198.245 miles
  • 319.044 kilometers
  • 172.270 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport (RIC) to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Philadelphia.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

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 Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

Richmond to Philadelphia flight path

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Philadelphia (PHL).

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Air miles:
198
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
198

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