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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Greensboro, NC (GSO)

Flight distance from Richmond to Greensboro (Richmond International Airport – Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport) is 175 miles / 281 kilometers / 152 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Greensboro (GSO) is 215 miles / 346 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO).

How far is Greensboro from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 174.596 miles
  • 280.985 kilometers
  • 151.720 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
  • 174.424 miles
  • 280.708 kilometers
  • 151.570 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 Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport
City: Greensboro, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GSO
ICAO Code: KGSO
Coordinates: 36°5′52″N, 79°56′14″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Greensboro.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Greensboro, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (112 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Greensboro (GSO).

Distance:
175
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
175

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