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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Scottsbluff, NE (BFF)

Flight distance from Richmond to Scottsbluff (Richmond International Airport – Western Nebraska Regional Airport) is 1427 miles / 2296 kilometers / 1240 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Scottsbluff (BFF) is 1668 miles / 2684 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF).

How far is Scottsbluff from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1426.638 miles
  • 2295.952 kilometers
  • 1239.715 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
  • 1423.353 miles
  • 2290.665 kilometers
  • 1236.860 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 Western Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFF
ICAO Code: KBFF
Coordinates: 41°52′26″N, 103°35′45″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Scottsbluff, NE

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (386 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Scottsbluff (BFF).

Distance:
1427
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1427

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