# 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

City: Hughes, AK
Country: 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.

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## 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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3533

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