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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Newport News, VA (PHF)

Flight distance from Richmond to Newport News (Richmond International Airport – Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport) is 52 miles / 84 kilometers / 45 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Newport News (PHF) is 59 miles / 95 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 8 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Newport News.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF).

How far is Newport News from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 52.306 miles
  • 84.179 kilometers
  • 45.453 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
  • 52.238 miles
  • 84.068 kilometers
  • 45.393 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 Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City: Newport News, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHF
ICAO Code: KPHF
Coordinates: 37°7′54″N, 76°29′34″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Newport News.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Newport News, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 33 kg (72 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Newport News (PHF).

Distance:
52
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
52

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