Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Palmdale.
Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).
How far is Palmdale from Richmond?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Richmond and Palmdale. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2272.763 miles
- 3657.657 kilometers
- 1974.977 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
- 2267.666 miles
- 3649.455 kilometers
- 1970.548 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Richmond and Palmdale is 3 hours. Palmdale is 3 hours behind Richmond.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 249 kg (548 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Richmond (RIC) → Palmdale (PMD).