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Cheap flights from Richmond to Charleston (RIC - CHS)

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The best prices from Richmond to Charleston are usually found in August or July, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to Charleston (CHS)

RIC - CHS
Price
$194 - $357
CHS
Temperature
62.6 - 91.4 °F
CHS
Rainfall
2.5 - 6.7 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$194

From Richmond to Charleston

One-way from

$114

One-way flight from Richmond to Charleston

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 Charleston?

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 52% on the overall cost on flights from Richmond to Charleston.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 33% on flights from Richmond to Charleston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $368. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $476.

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

Flights from Richmond to Charleston lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Richmond to Charleston in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $184.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond to Charleston (RIC - CHS)?

It’s optimal to fly from Richmond to Charleston in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 27% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Charleston in October, November 2020

The best prices found for RIC to CHS flights for October, November
19 Nov - 22 Nov
$258pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
19 Nov - 22 Nov
$260pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
20 Nov - 22 Nov
$278pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Delta
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond to Charleston 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charleston from Richmond found for this year
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$225pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
19 Nov - 22 Nov
$258pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
19 Nov - 22 Nov
$260pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Richmond to Charleston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Charleston from Richmond, departing today and this week
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$352pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Delta
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$435pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$479pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to Charleston from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to Charleston
1:00 am - 4:20 am
Delta
1 Stop
3h 20m
RIC - CHS
Delta
$114
Delta
11:11 am - 4:55 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
17h 44m
RIC - CHS
United Airlines
$267
United
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
35h 00m
RIC - CHS
Multiple Airlines
$445
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Charleston

Are flight prices decreasing from Richmond to Charleston 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 Charleston 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 Charleston AFB-Municipal to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Charleston AFB-Municipal. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Charleston AFB-Municipal have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Richmond to Charleston for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond to Charleston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $178, but on average you can expect to pay $329.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Richmond to Charleston, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond to Charleston for under $400?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Richmond to Charleston within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Richmond to Charleston?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday, Saturday.

Does it rain more in Richmond or Charleston?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Richmond is roughly less than Charleston. You can assume this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is Richmond weather warmer or cooler than Charleston?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 91 °F range in July. The weather in Charleston is generally hotter than Richmond's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Richmond to Charleston?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta can get you from Richmond to Charleston in just under 3h 21m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 16m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $178, United Airlines will fly you from Richmond to Charleston and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $225 and $278, respectively. Users have found that United Airlines is 34% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

$93 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and United Airlines, with prices starting from $114 and $267, respectively.

Alternative routes for Richmond to Charleston

Destination information for Charleston

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Richmond to Charleston
Average temperature for October in Charleston
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Charleston
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Richmond

Airports servicing Charleston

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