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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Carlsbad, NM (CNM)

Flight distance from Richmond to Carlsbad (Richmond International Airport – Cavern City Air Terminal) is 1565 miles / 2518 kilometers / 1360 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Carlsbad (CNM) is 1768 miles / 2846 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM).

How far is Carlsbad from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1564.903 miles
  • 2518.468 kilometers
  • 1359.864 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
  • 1561.808 miles
  • 2513.486 kilometers
  • 1357.174 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 Cavern City Air Terminal
City: Carlsbad, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CNM
ICAO Code: KCNM
Coordinates: 32°20′15″N, 104°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Carlsbad, NM

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (405 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Carlsbad (CNM).

Distance:
1565
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1565

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