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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Pellston, MI (PLN)

Flight distance from Richmond to Pellston (Richmond International Airport – Pellston Regional Airport) is 678 miles / 1091 kilometers / 589 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Pellston (PLN) is 892 miles / 1435 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Pellston Regional Airport (PLN).

How far is Pellston from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 677.657 miles
  • 1090.583 kilometers
  • 588.868 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
  • 677.625 miles
  • 1090.532 kilometers
  • 588.840 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 Pellston Regional Airport
City: Pellston, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PLN
ICAO Code: KPLN
Coordinates: 45°34′15″N, 84°47′48″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Pellston.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Pellston, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (269 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Pellston (PLN).

Distance:
678
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
678

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