# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Shungnak, AK (SHG)

Flight distance from Richmond to Shungnak (Richmond International Airport – Shungnak Airport) is 3605 miles / 5802 kilometers / 3133 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Shungnak (SHG) is 4719 miles / 7594 kilometers and travel time by car is about 115 hours 29 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Shungnak.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Shungnak Airport (SHG).

## How far is Shungnak from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3605.058 miles
• 5801.779 kilometers
• 3132.710 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
• 3596.758 miles
• 5788.420 kilometers
• 3125.497 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
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Shungnak Airport
City: Shungnak, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: SHG
ICAO Code: PAGH
Coordinates: 66°53′17″N, 157°9′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 407 kg (898 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Shungnak (SHG).

Distance:
3605
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3605

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