Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Santa Ana.
Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Orange County John Wayne Airport (SNA).
How far is Santa Ana from Richmond?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Richmond and Santa Ana. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2280.994 miles
- 3670.904 kilometers
- 1982.130 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
- 2276.000 miles
- 3662.867 kilometers
- 1977.790 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Richmond and Santa Ana is 3 hours. Santa Ana is 3 hours behind Richmond.
Santa Ana, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 250 kg (551 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Richmond (RIC) → Santa Ana (SNA).