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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Great Falls, MT (GTF)

Flight distance from Richmond to Great Falls (Richmond International Airport – Great Falls International Airport) is 1852 miles / 2981 kilometers / 1610 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Great Falls (GTF) is 2190 miles / 3524 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 57 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Great Falls.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Great Falls International Airport (GTF).

How far is Great Falls from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1852.439 miles
  • 2981.212 kilometers
  • 1609.726 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
  • 1848.489 miles
  • 2974.855 kilometers
  • 1606.293 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 Great Falls International Airport
City: Great Falls, MT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GTF
ICAO Code: KGTF
Coordinates: 47°28′55″N, 111°22′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Great Falls is 2 hours. Great Falls is 2 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Great Falls, MT

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 204 kg (450 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Great Falls (GTF).

Distance:
1852
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1852

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