Distance from Richmond, VA to Philadelphia, PA

Distance

243 mi

Time

5 hours 3 mins

Gas Cost

$18 - $35

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There are 206.73 miles from Richmond to Philadelphia in northeast direction and 243 miles (391.07 kilometers) by car, following the I-95 route.

Richmond and Philadelphia are 5 hours 3 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

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

Richmond, VA and Philadelphia, PA are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 2:55 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 11.25 gallons of gas to cover the route between Richmond, VA and Philadelphia, PA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Richmond to Philadelphia is $29.58.

During the route, an average car will release 220.32 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Richmond, VA and Philadelphia, PA

If you want to meet halfway between Richmond, VA and Philadelphia, PA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 39.115302 and -76.786371, or 39º 6' 55.0872" N, 76º 47' 10.9356" W. This location is 121.45 miles away from Richmond, VA and Philadelphia, PA and it would take approximately 2 hours 31 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Annapolis Junction, MD, situated 130.44 miles from Richmond, VA and 114.61 miles from Philadelphia, PA. It would take 2 hours 43 mins to go from Richmond to Annapolis Junction and 2 hours 27 mins to go from Philadelphia to Annapolis Junction.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Richmond, VA and Philadelphia, PA is Washington, DC, situated 106.74 miles from Richmond, VA and 136.99 miles from Philadelphia, PA. It would take 2 hours 8 mins to go from Richmond to Washington and 2 hours 55 mins to go from Philadelphia to Washington.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Alexandria, VA, Arlington, VA, Baltimore, MD and Henrico, VA.


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Weather in Richmond, VA and Philadelphia, PA

Richmond, VA

Light rain tomorrow through next Monday, with temperatures falling to 73°F on Saturday.

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8% Rain probability 37% Rain probability 29% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
6 49 degrees 9 23 degrees 10 11 degrees 9 350 degrees 4 355 degrees

Philadelphia, PA

Light rain on Wednesday, with temperatures falling to 72°F next Monday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Clear day
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7% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 23% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
4 97 degrees 6 72 degrees 5 55 degrees 10 355 degrees 5 350 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 206.73 mi 332.70 km 179.64 nautical mi
Driving distance 243 mi 391.07 km 211.16 nautical mi

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