Distance from Philadelphia, PA to Richmond, VA

Distance

248 mi

Time

3 hours 59 mins

Gas Cost

$17 - $33

There are 206.97 miles from Philadelphia to Richmond in southwest direction and 247.69 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Philadelphia, PA to Richmond, VA route.

Philadelphia and Richmond are 3 hours 59 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Philadelphia, PA to Richmond, VA. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Philadelphia, PA to Richmond, VA.

Philadelphia, PA and Richmond, VA are in the same time zone (EDT). Current time in both locations is 6:50 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 11.47 gallons of gas to cover the route between Philadelphia, PA and Richmond, VA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Philadelphia to Richmond is 27.52.

During the route, an average car will release 224.66 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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From $14

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From $18

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Weather in Philadelphia, PA and Richmond, VA

Philadelphia, PA

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 79°F on Wednesday.

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Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
65° 58° 70° 56° 79° 62° 73° 59° 76° 54°
67% 31% 52% 5% 64%
5 66 degrees 6 124 degrees 6 234 degrees 8 276 degrees 7 232 degrees

Richmond, VA

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 73°F on Sunday.

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Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
84° 66° 83° 64° 84° 63° 78° 58° 82° 57°
53% 46% 24% 23% 8%
4 259 degrees 2 141 degrees 5 249 degrees 4 284 degrees 5 223 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Philadelphia, PA and Richmond, VA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 206.97 mi 333.09 km 179.85 nautical mi
Driving distance 247.69 mi 398.62 km 215.24 nautical mi

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