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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Nome, AK (OME)

Flight distance from Richmond to Nome (Richmond International Airport – Nome Airport) is 3871 miles / 6230 kilometers / 3364 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Nome (OME) is 5087 miles / 8186 kilometers and travel time by car is about 162 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Nome Airport (OME).

How far is Nome from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3871.205 miles
  • 6230.100 kilometers
  • 3363.985 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
  • 3861.804 miles
  • 6214.971 kilometers
  • 3355.816 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 Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Nome is 4 hours. Nome is 4 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Nome, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 440 kg (971 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Nome (OME).

Distance:
3871
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3871

Round trip?