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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Chevak, AK (VAK)

Flight distance from Richmond to Chevak (Richmond International Airport – Chevak Airport) is 3938 miles / 6338 kilometers / 3422 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Chevak (VAK) is 5098 miles / 8204 kilometers and travel time by car is about 162 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Chevak Airport (VAK).

How far is Chevak from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3938.446 miles
  • 6338.315 kilometers
  • 3422.416 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
  • 3928.696 miles
  • 6322.623 kilometers
  • 3413.943 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 Chevak Airport
City: Chevak, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VAK
ICAO Code: PAVA
Coordinates: 61°32′1″N, 165°35′2″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Chevak is 4 hours. Chevak is 4 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Chevak, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 449 kg (989 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Chevak (VAK).

Distance:
3938
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3938

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