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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Gustavus, AK (GST)

Flight distance from Richmond to Gustavus (Richmond International Airport – Gustavus Airport) is 2948 miles / 4744 kilometers / 2562 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Gustavus (GST) is 3845 miles / 6188 kilometers and travel time by car is about 78 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Gustavus Airport (GST).

How far is Gustavus from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2947.901 miles
  • 4744.187 kilometers
  • 2561.656 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
  • 2941.423 miles
  • 4733.761 kilometers
  • 2556.026 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 Gustavus Airport
City: Gustavus, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GST
ICAO Code: PAGS
Coordinates: 58°25′31″N, 135°42′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Gustavus is 4 hours. Gustavus is 4 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Gustavus, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 328 kg (723 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Gustavus (GST).

Distance:
2948
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2948

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