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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from Richmond to Phoenix (Richmond International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 1965 miles / 3163 kilometers / 1708 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Phoenix (PHX) is 2254 miles / 3628 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 14 minutes.

Richmond – Phoenix

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1965
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3163
Kilometers
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1708
Nautical miles

How far is Phoenix from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1965.362 miles
  • 3162.944 kilometers
  • 1707.853 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
  • 1961.133 miles
  • 3156.138 kilometers
  • 1704.178 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is 4 hours 13 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Richmond and Phoenix is 2 hours. Phoenix is 2 hours behind Richmond.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Richmond to Phoenix generates about 214 kg of CO2 per passenger, 214 kilograms is equal to 473 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Phoenix

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W