Now play this one smart, very smart. Contact him keep it casual, light and friendly. See how he responds, see what he is up to if he responds. Then play it cool, possible let's catch up for coffee/tea sometime.
Never come on full force strong until way later in the dance of mating and relating. After 2 years he is a whole new date and person. You are meeting him for the 1st time, two years later. See where it goes.
BTW how far is not that far away? Even if you think the distance is short you still could be Geopgraphically Undesireable