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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Distance from Los Angeles to Richmond (Los Angeles International Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 2305 miles / 3709 kilometers / 2003 nautical miles.

How far is Richmond from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2304.714 miles
  • 3709.077 kilometers
  • 2002.741 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
  • 2299.629 miles
  • 3700.894 kilometers
  • 1998.323 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 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Richmond International Airport (RIC) is 4 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Richmond is 3 hours. Richmond is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Richmond

Los Angeles, CA

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Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 257 kg (566 pounds).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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

Los Angeles to Richmond flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Richmond (RIC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2305

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