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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Sierra Vista, AZ (FHU)

Flight distance from Richmond to Sierra Vista (Richmond International Airport – Sierra Vista Municipal Airport) is 1917 miles / 3085 kilometers / 1666 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Sierra Vista (FHU) is 2216 miles / 3567 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Sierra Vista.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Sierra Vista Municipal Airport (FHU).

How far is Sierra Vista from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1916.811 miles
  • 3084.808 kilometers
  • 1665.663 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
  • 1913.005 miles
  • 3078.684 kilometers
  • 1662.356 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 Sierra Vista Municipal Airport
City: Sierra Vista, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FHU
ICAO Code: KFHU
Coordinates: 31°35′18″N, 110°20′38″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Sierra Vista is 2 hours. Sierra Vista is 2 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Sierra Vista, AZ

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 210 kg (463 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Sierra Vista (FHU).

Distance:
1917
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1917

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