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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Distance from Richmond to Knoxville (Richmond International Airport – McGhee Tyson Airport) is 389 miles / 625 kilometers / 338 nautical miles.

How far is Knoxville from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 388.659 miles
  • 625.486 kilometers
  • 337.735 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
  • 387.913 miles
  • 624.286 kilometers
  • 337.088 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport (RIC) to McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) is 1 hour 14 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and Knoxville.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 82 kg (180 pounds).

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 McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″W

Richmond to Knoxville flight path

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Knoxville (TYS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
389
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
389

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