# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Yakima, WA (YKM)

Flight distance from Richmond to Yakima (Richmond International Airport – Yakima Air Terminal) is 2279 miles / 3668 kilometers / 1980 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Yakima (YKM) is 2797 miles / 4502 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Yakima Air Terminal (YKM).

## How far is Yakima from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2279.063 miles
• 3667.796 kilometers
• 1980.452 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
• 2273.749 miles
• 3659.244 kilometers
• 1975.834 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 Yakima Air Terminal
City: Yakima, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: YKM
ICAO Code: KYKM
Coordinates: 46°34′5″N, 120°32′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Yakima is 3 hours. Yakima is 3 hours behind Richmond.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 250 kg (550 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Yakima (YKM).

Distance:
2279
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2279

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