How far is Chesapeake from Richmond?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Chesapeake and Richmond is 82.67 miles (133.04 km).

Flight distance from Chesapeake, VA to Richmond, VA is 82.67 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 12 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 11 minutes to travel from Chesapeake to Richmond with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Chesapeake, Virginia to Richmond, Virginia is: 101.75 miles (163.74 km) by car.

Driving from Chesapeake to Richmond will take approximately 01 hours 41 minutes.

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#1 Chesapeake

Independent city in Virginia, United States

Population 247011
GPS Coordinates 36°49'9"N 76°16'30"W
Latitude 36.8190400
Longitude -76.2749400
Altitude 3
Country United States
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#2 Richmond

Capital city of Virginia, United States

Population 232226
GPS Coordinates 37°33'14"N 77°27'37"W
Latitude 37.5537600
Longitude -77.4602600
Altitude 64
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Chesapeake and Richmond

The distance between Chesapeake and Richmond is 164 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 49 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Chesapeake and Richmond. The current time is 04:29:06.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 23 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 32 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 02 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 41 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 27 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 21 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 16 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 13.59 liters (3.59 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Chesapeake and Richmond.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Chesapeake to Richmond is $14.73 (diesel $17.41).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 04, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Chesapeake and Richmond (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Alexandria, VA to Chesapeake 197.39 miles (318 km)

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Driving distance from Arlington, VA to Chesapeake 200.16 miles (322 km)

Driving distance from Ashburn, VA to Chesapeake 207.39 miles (334 km)

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Driving distance from Blacksburg, VA to Chesapeake 231.62 miles (373 km)

Driving distance from Burke, VA to Chesapeake 190.2 miles (306 km)

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Driving distance from Charlottesville, VA to Chesapeake 170.66 miles (275 km)

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Driving distance from Danville, VA to Chesapeake 194.04 miles (312 km)

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Driving distance from Hampton, VA to Chesapeake 25.66 miles (41 km)

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Driving distance from Harrisonburg, VA to Chesapeake 229.48 miles (369 km)

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Driving distance from Leesburg, VA to Chesapeake 220.26 miles (354 km)

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Driving distance from Lynchburg, VA to Chesapeake 193.51 miles (311 km)

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Driving distance from Manassas, VA to Chesapeake 188.94 miles (304 km)

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