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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from Richmond to Gainesville (Richmond International Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 609 miles / 981 kilometers / 530 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Gainesville (GNV) is 665 miles / 1071 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

How far is Gainesville from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 609.401 miles
  • 980.736 kilometers
  • 529.555 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
  • 610.315 miles
  • 982.208 kilometers
  • 530.350 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 Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Gainesville.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Gainesville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (251 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Gainesville (GNV).

Distance:
609
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
609

Round trip?