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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Richmond to Grand Canyon (Richmond International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1925 miles / 3098 kilometers / 1673 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 2244 miles / 3612 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 33 minutes.

Richmond – Grand Canyon

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1925
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3098
Kilometers
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1673
Nautical miles

How far is Grand Canyon from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1925.030 miles
  • 3098.036 kilometers
  • 1672.805 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
  • 1920.602 miles
  • 3090.910 kilometers
  • 1668.958 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond to Grand Canyon is 4 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Grand Canyon is 3 hours. Grand Canyon is 3 hours behind Richmond.

Richmond time to Grand Canyon time converter

Time in Richmond: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Grand Canyon: 00:00

Current local times

Richmond, VA

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Grand Canyon, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Richmond to Grand Canyon generates about 211 kg of CO2 per passenger, 211 kilograms is equal to 464 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Grand Canyon

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W