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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Honolulu, HI (HNL)

Flight distance from Richmond to Honolulu (Richmond International Airport – Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) is 4844 miles / 7796 kilometers / 4210 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path from Richmond to Honolulu.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).

How far is Honolulu from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4844.481 miles
  • 7796.437 kilometers
  • 4209.739 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
  • 4836.558 miles
  • 7783.686 kilometers
  • 4202.854 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Honolulu is 5 hours. Honolulu is 5 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Honolulu, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 564 kg (1 243 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Honolulu (HNL).

Distance:
4844
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4844

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