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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Las Vegas (Richmond International Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 2086 miles / 3358 kilometers / 1813 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 2433 miles / 3916 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Las Vegas.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

How far is Las Vegas from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2086.278 miles
  • 3357.539 kilometers
  • 1812.926 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
  • 2081.465 miles
  • 3349.793 kilometers
  • 1808.744 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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Las Vegas is 3 hours. Las Vegas is 3 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Las Vegas, NV

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 227 kg (501 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Las Vegas (LAS).

Distance:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2086

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