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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Distance from Houston to Richmond (William P. Hobby Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 1166 miles / 1877 kilometers / 1013 nautical miles.

How far is Richmond from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Richmond. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1166.284 miles
  • 1876.952 kilometers
  • 1013.473 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1164.964 miles
  • 1874.827 kilometers
  • 1012.326 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Richmond International Airport (RIC) is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Richmond is 1 hour. Richmond is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

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Richmond

Houston, TX

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Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (353 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

Map

Houston to Richmond flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Richmond (RIC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1166

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