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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 February or September, booked 48 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
$219 - $415
CHS
Temperature
62.6 - 91.4 °F
CHS
Rainfall
2.5 - 6.7 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Round-trip from $219 From Richmond to Charleston
One-way from $212 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 44 days in advance, which can save you up to 30% on flights from Richmond to Charleston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 44 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 $427. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $482.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Charleston in July, August 2020

The best prices found for RIC to CHS flights for July, August
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$174pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
13 Jul - 16 Jul
$176pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$182pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond to Charleston 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charleston from Richmond found for this year
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$174pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
13 Jul - 16 Jul
$176pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
22 Aug - 26 Aug
$182pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
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
27 Jun - 1 Jul
$346pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
27 Jun - 1 Jul
$348pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Cape Air
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Cape Air
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
27 Jun - 1 Jul
$378pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to Charleston from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to Charleston
5:33 pm - 5:11 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
23h 38m
RIC - CHS
Multiple Airlines
$212
Kiwi.com
6:39 am - 1:34 pm
Cape Air
1 Stop
6h 55m
RIC - CHS
Cape Air
$416
Ovago
6:43 am - 11:57 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
5h 14m
RIC - CHS
JetBlue

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.

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 Multiple Airlines for just $174, but on average you can expect to pay $194.

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Richmond Byrd Intl to Charleston AFB-Municipal have been viewed 16 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

When searching, try setting your filters to view flights for Chautauqua Airlines, as currently they have the cheapest options available from Richmond to Charleston. On average you can find 1 flight for this flight path daily.

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 17 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.

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 July in Charleston
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Charleston
5.9 ″

Airports servicing Richmond

Airports servicing Charleston

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