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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Shreveport, LA (SHV)

Flight distance from Richmond to Shreveport (Richmond International Airport – Shreveport Regional Airport) is 998 miles / 1606 kilometers / 867 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Shreveport (SHV) is 1135 miles / 1827 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV).

How far is Shreveport from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 997.658 miles
  • 1605.574 kilometers
  • 866.941 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
  • 995.998 miles
  • 1602.903 kilometers
  • 865.498 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Shreveport is 1 hour. Shreveport is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Shreveport, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (332 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Shreveport (SHV).

Distance:
998
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
998

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