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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Richmond to Reno (Richmond International Airport – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 2284 miles / 3675 kilometers / 1984 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Reno (RNO) is 2669 miles / 4295 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

How far is Reno from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2283.559 miles
  • 3675.033 kilometers
  • 1984.359 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
  • 2278.084 miles
  • 3666.220 kilometers
  • 1979.601 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 Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Reno is 3 hours. Reno is 3 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Reno, NV

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 250 kg (551 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
2284
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2284

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