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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Austin, TX (AUS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Austin (Richmond International Airport – Austin–Bergstrom International Airport) is 1271 miles / 2045 kilometers / 1104 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Austin (AUS) is 1488 miles / 2394 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

How far is Austin from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1270.636 miles
  • 2044.890 kilometers
  • 1104.152 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
  • 1268.826 miles
  • 2041.977 kilometers
  • 1102.580 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 Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
City: Austin, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AUS
ICAO Code: KAUS
Coordinates: 30°11′40″N, 97°40′11″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Austin is 1 hour. Austin is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Austin, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (364 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Austin (AUS).

Distance:
1271
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1271

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