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The best prices from Richmond to Atlanta are usually found in August or July, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to Atlanta (ATL)

RIC - ATL
Price
$156 - $287
ATL
Temperature
57.2 - 89.6 °F
ATL
Rainfall
3 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$156

From Richmond to Atlanta

One-way from

$73

One-way flight from Richmond to Atlanta

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Richmond to Atlanta?

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 24% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Richmond to Atlanta?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 28 days in advance, which can save you up to 24% on flights from Richmond to Atlanta compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 28 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $190. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $223.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Richmond to Atlanta?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Atlanta. Flights to Atlanta from Richmond in August are about $180 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $38.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond to Atlanta (RIC - ATL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Richmond to Atlanta is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 1% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Atlanta in November, December 2020

The best prices found for RIC to ATL flights for November, December
17 Dec - 20 Dec
$78pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
17 Dec - 20 Dec
$116pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
17 Dec - 20 Dec
$117pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond to Atlanta 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Atlanta from Richmond found for next year
17 Dec - 20 Dec
$78pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
17 Dec - 20 Dec
$116pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
17 Dec - 20 Dec
$117pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Non-stop flights to Atlanta from Richmond

Save time with Richmond to Atlanta direct flight deals
12 Dec - 16 Dec
$147pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
5 Jan - 12 Jan
$152pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$157pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Richmond to Atlanta

Late deals on round-trip flights to Atlanta from Richmond, departing today and this week
1 Dec - 11 Dec
$127pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
1 Dec - 11 Dec
$139pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
1 Dec - 11 Dec
$142pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to Atlanta from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to Atlanta
3:15 pm - 7:51 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
4h 36m
RIC - ATL
United Airlines
$73
United
1:53 am - 6:34 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
16h 41m
RIC - ATL
American Airlines
11:23 am - 7:15 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
31h 52m
RIC - ATL
Multiple Airlines
$102
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Richmond to Atlanta flights.

Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Atlanta

Are flight prices decreasing from Richmond to Atlanta due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Richmond and Atlanta for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to control the spread of COVID-19?

JetBlue, Southwest, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Richmond to Atlanta for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond to Atlanta for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $78, but on average you can expect to pay $118.

Are there nonstop flights from Richmond to Atlanta for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Richmond to Atlanta under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Richmond to Atlanta is less than $195.

Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond to Atlanta for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Richmond to Atlanta within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Richmond to Atlanta?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Richmond to Atlanta on average per day?

11 flight departures from Richmond Byrd Intl to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 9% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 45% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 9% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 36% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Richmond or Atlanta?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Richmond is typically less than Atlanta. We can gather that this will continue over the next 12 days.

Is Richmond weather warmer or cooler than Atlanta?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Atlanta is typically the same as in Richmond. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Richmond to Atlanta?

Delta, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines can get you from Richmond to Atlanta in just under 1h 32m. Your travel time can differ by up to 6h 20m. There are 483 mi between Richmond and Atlanta. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Richmond to Atlanta round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Richmond to Atlanta is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $78 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $147. Spirit Airlines is priced at 67% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Richmond to Atlanta one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $41. Users have also found prices from $69 and $73 on Spirit Airlines and Delta, respectively.

Destination information for Atlanta

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Richmond to Atlanta
Flight duration
1h 30m
Average temperature for November in Atlanta
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Atlanta
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Richmond

Airports servicing Atlanta

Top 5 airlines from Richmond to Atlanta

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Richmond to Atlanta choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
$92 $198 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$94 $230 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$98 $240 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$114 $245 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$201 $321 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Richmond to Atlanta

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 59% of RIC to ATL departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 27% of RIC to ATL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 14% of RIC to ATL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of RIC to ATL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Richmond to Atlanta
Sunday
25 daily flights
Monday
24 daily flights
Tuesday
25 daily flights
Wednesday
24 daily flights
Thursday
11 daily flights
Friday
16 daily flights
Saturday
21 daily flights
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