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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Pocatello, ID (PIH)

Flight distance from Richmond to Pocatello (Richmond International Airport – Pocatello Regional Airport) is 1889 miles / 3039 kilometers / 1641 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Pocatello (PIH) is 2223 miles / 3577 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH).

How far is Pocatello from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1888.577 miles
  • 3039.370 kilometers
  • 1641.128 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
  • 1884.126 miles
  • 3032.207 kilometers
  • 1637.261 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 Pocatello Regional Airport
City: Pocatello, ID
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIH
ICAO Code: KPIH
Coordinates: 42°54′35″N, 112°35′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Pocatello is 2 hours. Pocatello is 2 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Pocatello, ID

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 207 kg (457 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Pocatello (PIH).

Distance:
1889
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1889

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