# 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: 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.

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## 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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