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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Hughes, AK (HUS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Hughes (Richmond International Airport – Hughes Airport (Alaska)) is 3533 miles / 5685 kilometers / 3070 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Hughes (HUS) is 4637 miles / 7463 kilometers and travel time by car is about 103 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Hughes Airport (Alaska) (HUS).

How far is Hughes from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3532.699 miles
  • 5685.328 kilometers
  • 3069.832 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
  • 3524.624 miles
  • 5672.333 kilometers
  • 3062.815 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 Hughes Airport (Alaska)
City: Hughes, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HUS
ICAO Code: PAHU
Coordinates: 66°2′27″N, 154°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Hughes, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 399 kg (879 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Hughes (HUS).

Distance:
3533
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3533

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