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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Lewiston, ID (LWS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Lewiston (Richmond International Airport – Lewiston–Nez Perce County Airport) is 2110 miles / 3396 kilometers / 1834 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Lewiston (LWS) is 2655 miles / 4273 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Lewiston–Nez Perce County Airport (LWS).

How far is Lewiston from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2110.412 miles
  • 3396.379 kilometers
  • 1833.898 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
  • 2105.572 miles
  • 3388.590 kilometers
  • 1829.692 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 Lewiston–Nez Perce County Airport
City: Lewiston, ID
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LWS
ICAO Code: KLWS
Coordinates: 46°22′28″N, 117°0′53″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Lewiston is 3 hours. Lewiston is 3 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Lewiston, ID

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 230 kg (507 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Lewiston (LWS).

Distance:
2110
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2110

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