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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Albuquerque, NM (ABQ)

Flight distance from Richmond to Albuquerque (Richmond International Airport – Albuquerque International Sunport) is 1637 miles / 2635 kilometers / 1423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Albuquerque (ABQ) is 1846 miles / 2971 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ).

How far is Albuquerque from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1637.448 miles
  • 2635.217 kilometers
  • 1422.903 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
  • 1633.779 miles
  • 2629.312 kilometers
  • 1419.715 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 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

B Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Albuquerque is 2 hours. Albuquerque is 2 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Albuquerque, NM

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 188 kg (415 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Albuquerque (ABQ).

Distance:
1637
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1637

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