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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Nashville, TN (BNA)

Flight distance from Richmond to Nashville (Richmond International Airport – Nashville International Airport) is 527 miles / 849 kilometers / 458 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Nashville (BNA) is 615 miles / 989 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Nashville International Airport (BNA).

How far is Nashville from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 527.290 miles
  • 848.590 kilometers
  • 458.202 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
  • 526.141 miles
  • 846.742 kilometers
  • 457.204 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 Nashville International Airport
City: Nashville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BNA
ICAO Code: KBNA
Coordinates: 36°7′28″N, 86°40′41″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Nashville, TN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (226 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Nashville (BNA).

Distance:
527
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
527

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