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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Thunder Bay (YQT)

Flight distance from Richmond to Thunder Bay (Richmond International Airport – Thunder Bay International Airport) is 964 miles / 1551 kilometers / 837 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Thunder Bay (YQT) is 1399 miles / 2252 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Thunder Bay.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT).

How far is Thunder Bay from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 963.694 miles
  • 1550.915 kilometers
  • 837.427 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
  • 963.227 miles
  • 1550.164 kilometers
  • 837.021 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 Thunder Bay International Airport
City: Thunder Bay
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YQT
ICAO Code: CYQT
Coordinates: 48°22′18″N, 89°19′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Thunder Bay.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Thunder Bay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (327 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Thunder Bay (YQT).

Distance:
964
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
964

Round trip?