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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Sheridan, WY (SHR)

Flight distance from Richmond to Sheridan (Richmond International Airport – Sheridan County Airport) is 1616 miles / 2601 kilometers / 1404 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Sheridan (SHR) is 1965 miles / 3162 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Sheridan County Airport (SHR).

How far is Sheridan from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1616.084 miles
  • 2600.836 kilometers
  • 1404.339 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
  • 1612.537 miles
  • 2595.127 kilometers
  • 1401.256 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 Sheridan County Airport
City: Sheridan, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHR
ICAO Code: KSHR
Coordinates: 44°46′9″N, 106°58′48″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Sheridan, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (412 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Sheridan (SHR).

Distance:
1616
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1616

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