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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Flight distance from Richmond to Kona (Richmond International Airport – Kona International Airport) is 4803 miles / 7730 kilometers / 4174 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 35 minutes.

Richmond – Kona

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4803
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7730
Kilometers
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4174
Nautical miles

How far is Kona from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4803.489 miles
  • 7730.465 kilometers
  • 4174.117 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
  • 4796.118 miles
  • 7718.604 kilometers
  • 4167.713 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond to Kona is 9 hours 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Kona is 6 hours. Kona is 6 hours behind Richmond.

Richmond time to Kona time converter

Time in Richmond: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Kona: 00:00

Current local times

Richmond, VA

 EDT

Kona, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Richmond to Kona generates about 558 kg of CO2 per passenger, 558 kilograms is equal to 1 231 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Richmond to Kona

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W