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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Flight distance from Richmond to Lubbock (Richmond International Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 1401 miles / 2255 kilometers / 1217 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Lubbock (LBB) is 1583 miles / 2547 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB).

How far is Lubbock from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1400.968 miles
  • 2254.639 kilometers
  • 1217.408 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
  • 1398.039 miles
  • 2249.925 kilometers
  • 1214.863 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Lubbock, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Lubbock (LBB).

Distance:
1401
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1401

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