# 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Chevak Airport
City: Chevak, AK
Country: 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.

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## 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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