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

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

Driving distance from Shreveport (SHV) to Richmond (RIC) is 1133 miles / 1824 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 4 minutes.

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

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

How far is Richmond from Shreveport?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shreveport and Richmond. 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 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shreveport and Richmond is 1 hour. Richmond is 1 hour ahead of Shreveport.

Time Difference

Shreveport, LA

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Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shreveport (SHV) → Richmond (RIC).

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

Total frequent flyer miles:
998

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