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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Richmond (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 1965 miles / 3163 kilometers / 1708 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Richmond (RIC) is 2275 miles / 3661 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Phoenix to Richmond.

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).

How far is Richmond from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1965.362 miles
  • 3162.944 kilometers
  • 1707.853 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
  • 1961.133 miles
  • 3156.138 kilometers
  • 1704.178 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).

Airport information


A Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Phoenix, AZ

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Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 214 kg (473 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Richmond (RIC).

Distance:
1965
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1965

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