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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 Flag of 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 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 Palm Springs and Richmond is 3 hours. Richmond is 3 hours ahead of Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Richmond, VA

 EST

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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