# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Tucson (Richmond International Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 1937 miles / 3117 kilometers / 1683 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Tucson (TUS) is 2229 miles / 3588 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).

## How far is Tucson from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1936.596 miles
• 3116.648 kilometers
• 1682.856 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
• 1932.646 miles
• 3110.292 kilometers
• 1679.423 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Tucson is 3 hours. Tucson is 3 hours behind Richmond.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (467 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Tucson (TUS).

Distance:
1937
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1937

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