Distance from Richmond, VA to Detroit, MI

Distance

621 mi

Time

11 hours 44 mins

Gas Cost

$44 - $86

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There are 444.63 miles from Richmond to Detroit in northwest direction and 621 miles (999.40 kilometers) by car, following the I-76 route.

Richmond and Detroit are 11 hours 44 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Richmond, VA to Detroit, MI. The halfway point is Murrysville, PA.

Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 7:18 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 28.76 gallons of gas to cover the route between Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Richmond to Detroit is $71.91.

During the route, an average car will release 563.53 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI

If you want to meet halfway between Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.445226 and -79.733045, or 40º 26' 42.8136" N, 79º 43' 58.962" W. This location is 310.64 miles away from Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI and it would take approximately 5 hours 52 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Murrysville, PA, situated 330.97 miles from Richmond, VA and 298.08 miles from Detroit, MI. It would take 6 hours 29 mins to go from Richmond to Murrysville and 5 hours 29 mins to go from Detroit to Murrysville.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI is Pittsburgh, PA, situated 342.5 miles from Richmond, VA and 285.35 miles from Detroit, MI. It would take 6 hours 44 mins to go from Richmond to Pittsburgh and 5 hours 19 mins to go from Detroit to Pittsburgh.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Toledo, OH.


Best Hotels In or Near Detroit, MI

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Richmond, VA

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Richmond and Detroit

Richmond

Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures falling to 52°F on Sunday.

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8 149 degrees 9 203 degrees 5 267 degrees 1 304 degrees 4 190 degrees

Detroit

Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures falling to 45°F on Saturday.

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Rain Wind Wind Wind Partly cloudy day
67° 60° 58° 47° 49° 43° 63° 41° 55° 40°
92% Rain probability 95% Rain probability 67% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 12% Rain probability
13 162 degrees 19 213 degrees 16 243 degrees 13 213 degrees 11 256 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 444.63 mi 715.56 km 386.37 nautical mi
Driving distance 621 mi 999.40 km 539.63 nautical mi

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