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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Aspen, CO (ASE)

Flight distance from Richmond to Aspen (Richmond International Airport – Aspen–Pitkin County Airport) is 1602 miles / 2578 kilometers / 1392 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Aspen (ASE) is 1872 miles / 3013 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE).

How far is Aspen from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1601.950 miles
  • 2578.088 kilometers
  • 1392.056 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
  • 1598.132 miles
  • 2571.944 kilometers
  • 1388.739 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 Aspen–Pitkin County Airport
City: Aspen, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ASE
ICAO Code: KASE
Coordinates: 39°13′23″N, 106°52′8″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Aspen, CO

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (410 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Aspen (ASE).

Distance:
1602
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1602

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