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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and North Platte, NE (LBF)

Flight distance from Richmond to North Platte (Richmond International Airport – North Platte Regional Airport) is 1273 miles / 2048 kilometers / 1106 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to North Platte (LBF) is 1493 miles / 2402 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to North Platte.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and North Platte Regional Airport (LBF).

How far is North Platte from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1272.637 miles
  • 2048.110 kilometers
  • 1105.891 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
  • 1269.704 miles
  • 2043.390 kilometers
  • 1103.342 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 North Platte Regional Airport
City: North Platte, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBF
ICAO Code: KLBF
Coordinates: 41°7′34″N, 100°41′2″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and North Platte is 1 hour. North Platte is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

North Platte, NE

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (364 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → North Platte (LBF).

Distance:
1273
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1273

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