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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Petersburg, AK (PSG)

Flight distance from Richmond to Petersburg (Richmond International Airport – Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport) is 2839 miles / 4569 kilometers / 2467 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Petersburg (PSG) is 3645 miles / 5866 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport (PSG).

How far is Petersburg from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2839.118 miles
  • 4569.117 kilometers
  • 2467.126 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
  • 2832.880 miles
  • 4559.078 kilometers
  • 2461.705 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 Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport
City: Petersburg, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PSG
ICAO Code: PAPG
Coordinates: 56°48′6″N, 132°56′42″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EDT

Petersburg, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 315 kg (695 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Petersburg (PSG).

Distance:
2839
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2839

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