# 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport
City: Whitehorse
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.

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## 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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