Map of flight path from Richmond to Lihue.
Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Lihue Airport (LIH).
How far is Lihue from Richmond?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Richmond and Lihue. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 4895.382 miles
- 7878.354 kilometers
- 4253.971 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
- 4887.168 miles
- 7865.134 kilometers
- 4246.833 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Richmond and Lihue is 5 hours. Lihue is 5 hours behind Richmond.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 570 kg (1 257 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Richmond (RIC) → Lihue (LIH).