Distance from Richmond, VA to San Jose, CA

Distance

2,907 mi

Time

2 days 3 hours

Gas Cost

$213 - $414

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There are 2,415.14 miles from Richmond to San Jose in west direction and 2,907 miles (4,678.36 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 route.

Richmond and San Jose are 2 days 3 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Richmond, VA to San Jose, CA. The halfway point is Gothenburg, NE.

Please note the time difference between Richmond, VA and San Jose, CA is 3 hours. The current time in Richmond is 12:41 am (Nov 24) and the current time in San Jose is 9:41 pm (Nov 23).

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 134.61 gallons of gas to cover the route between Richmond, VA and San Jose, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Richmond to San Jose is $344.59.

During the route, an average car will release 2,637.19 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Richmond, VA and San Jose, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Richmond, VA and San Jose, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.886913 and -100.193703, or 40º 53' 12.8868" N, 100º 11' 37.3308" W. This location is 1,453.74 miles away from Richmond, VA and San Jose, CA and it would take approximately 1 day 1 hour to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Gothenburg, NE, situated 1453.14 miles from Richmond, VA and 1456.36 miles from San Jose, CA. It would take 1 day 2 hours to go from Richmond to Gothenburg and 1 day to go from San Jose to Gothenburg.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Salt Lake City, UT,West Valley City, UT,Reno, NV,Roseville, CA,Sacramento, CA,Santa Clara, CA,Fremont, CA,Hayward, CA,Fairfield, CA,Concord, CA, and Lincoln, NE.

Best Hotels In or Near San Jose, CA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Richmond, VA

Planning on renting a car to go from Richmond, VA to San Jose, CA? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Richmond, VA:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Richmond and San Jose

Richmond

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 63°F on Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day
46° 34° 55° 32° 62° 37° 53° 35° 56° 30°
12% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 10% Rain probability
1 358 degrees 2 172 degrees 4 259 degrees 5 329 degrees 3 212 degrees

San Jose

Light rain on Sunday, with temperatures peaking at 77°F on Saturday.

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Nov 23
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Nov 24
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Nov 26
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Nov 27
Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
75° 55° 74° 56° 77° 55° 65° 53° 61° 45°
13% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 75% Rain probability 19% Rain probability
4 329 degrees 4 345 degrees 4 153 degrees 6 207 degrees 5 333 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Richmond, VA and San Jose, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 2,415.14 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi
Driving distance 2,907 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi

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