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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Wrangell, AK (WRG)

Flight distance from Richmond to Wrangell (Richmond International Airport – Wrangell Airport) is 2816 miles / 4532 kilometers / 2447 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Wrangell (WRG) is 3598 miles / 5791 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Wrangell Airport (WRG).

How far is Wrangell from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2815.854 miles
  • 4531.677 kilometers
  • 2446.910 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
  • 2809.668 miles
  • 4521.723 kilometers
  • 2441.535 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 Wrangell Airport
City: Wrangell, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WRG
ICAO Code: PAWG
Coordinates: 56°29′3″N, 132°22′11″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Wrangell, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 312 kg (689 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Wrangell (WRG).

Distance:
2816
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2816

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