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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Yakima, WA

 PST

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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