# Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Richmond (Palm Springs International Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 2203 miles / 3546 kilometers / 1915 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Richmond (RIC) is 2567 miles / 4131 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Palm Springs to Richmond.

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).

## How far is Richmond from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2203.257 miles
• 3545.798 kilometers
• 1914.578 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
• 2198.421 miles
• 3538.016 kilometers
• 1910.376 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 Palm Springs International Airport
City: Palm Springs, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″W

B Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: 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 Palm Springs and Richmond is 3 hours. Richmond is 3 hours ahead of Palm Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 241 kg (531 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Richmond (RIC).

Distance:
2203
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2203

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