How far is Richmond from Louisville?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Richmond and Louisville is 87.09 miles (140.15 km).

Flight distance from Richmond, KY to Louisville, KY is 87.09 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 12 minutes.

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

Driving distance

The driving distance from Richmond, Kentucky to Louisville, Kentucky is: 100.95 miles (162.47 km) by car.

Driving from Richmond to Louisville will take approximately 01 hours 32 minutes.

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#1 Richmond

City in and the county seat of Madison County, Kentucky, United States

Population 36800
GPS Coordinates 37°44'52"N 84°17'41"W
Latitude 37.7478600
Longitude -84.2946500
Altitude 289
Country United States
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#2 Louisville

County seat of Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States

Population 760026
GPS Coordinates 38°15'15"N 85°45'34"W
Latitude 38.2542400
Longitude -85.7594100
Altitude 142
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Richmond and Louisville

The distance between Richmond and Louisville is 162 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 48 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 Richmond and Louisville. The current time is 10:42:00.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 21 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 31 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 01 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 40 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 26 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 20 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 15 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 13.48 liters (3.56 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Richmond and Louisville.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Richmond to Louisville is $12.05 (diesel $13.23).

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 $3.383 (Diesel $3.713) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 28, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Richmond and Louisville (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 Ironville, KY to Richmond 120.25 miles (194 km)

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