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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Harlingen, TX (HRL)

Flight distance from Richmond to Harlingen (Richmond International Airport – Valley International Airport) is 1421 miles / 2287 kilometers / 1235 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Harlingen (HRL) is 1662 miles / 2674 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Valley International Airport (HRL).

How far is Harlingen from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1420.960 miles
  • 2286.814 kilometers
  • 1234.781 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
  • 1420.107 miles
  • 2285.440 kilometers
  • 1234.039 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 Valley International Airport
City: Harlingen, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HRL
ICAO Code: KHRL
Coordinates: 26°13′42″N, 97°39′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Harlingen is 1 hour. Harlingen is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Harlingen, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (385 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Harlingen (HRL).

Distance:
1421
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1421

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