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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Whitehorse (YXY)

Flight distance from Richmond to Whitehorse (Richmond International Airport – Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport) is 2938 miles / 4728 kilometers / 2553 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Whitehorse (YXY) is 3709 miles / 5969 kilometers and travel time by car is about 66 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport (YXY).

How far is Whitehorse from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2937.808 miles
  • 4727.943 kilometers
  • 2552.885 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
  • 2931.579 miles
  • 4717.919 kilometers
  • 2547.472 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 Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport
City: Whitehorse
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YXY
ICAO Code: CYXY
Coordinates: 60°42′34″N, 135°4′1″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Whitehorse

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 327 kg (720 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Whitehorse (YXY).

Distance:
2938
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2938

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