Map of flight path and driving directions from San Jose to Richmond.
Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).
How far is Richmond from San Jose?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Jose and Richmond. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1941.696 miles
- 3124.856 kilometers
- 1687.287 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
- 1948.640 miles
- 3136.033 kilometers
- 1693.322 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 San Jose and Richmond is 2 hours. Richmond is 2 hours ahead of San Jose.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (468 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Jose (SJO) → Richmond (RIC).