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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Richmond to Tampa (Richmond International Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 723 miles / 1164 kilometers / 628 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Tampa (TPA) is 803 miles / 1292 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

How far is Tampa from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 723.150 miles
  • 1163.797 kilometers
  • 628.400 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
  • 724.467 miles
  • 1165.917 kilometers
  • 629.545 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Tampa.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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Tampa, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 127 kg (280 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Tampa (TPA).

Distance:
723
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
723

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