# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Yakutat, AK (YAK)

Flight distance from Richmond to Yakutat (Richmond International Airport – Yakutat Airport) is 3091 miles / 4975 kilometers / 2686 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Yakutat (YAK) is 4043 miles / 6507 kilometers and travel time by car is about 89 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Yakutat.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Yakutat Airport (YAK).

## How far is Yakutat from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3091.457 miles
• 4975.217 kilometers
• 2686.403 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
• 3084.552 miles
• 4964.105 kilometers
• 2680.402 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 Yakutat Airport
City: Yakutat, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: YAK
ICAO Code: PAYA
Coordinates: 59°30′11″N, 139°39′36″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 345 kg (761 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Yakutat (YAK).

Distance:
3091
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3091

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