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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Florence, SC (FLO)

Flight distance from Richmond to Florence (Richmond International Airport – Florence Regional Airport) is 266 miles / 428 kilometers / 231 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Florence (FLO) is 295 miles / 474 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Florence Regional Airport (FLO).

How far is Florence from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 265.683 miles
  • 427.575 kilometers
  • 230.872 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
  • 265.953 miles
  • 428.010 kilometers
  • 231.107 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 Florence Regional Airport
City: Florence, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLO
ICAO Code: KFLO
Coordinates: 34°11′7″N, 79°43′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Florence.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Florence, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Florence (FLO).

Distance:
266
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
266

Round trip?