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The best prices from Richmond to Lexington are usually found in January or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to Lexington (LEX)

RIC - LEX
Price
$247 - $354
LEX
Temperature
44.6 - 87.8 °F
LEX
Rainfall
3.3 - 5.6 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

$287

Average for round-trip flights in December 2020

Round-trip from

$247

From Richmond to Lexington

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 Lexington?

Monday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Richmond to Lexington. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Lexington.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 73% by booking at least 30 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Richmond to Lexington within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $320.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond to Lexington (RIC - LEX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Richmond to Lexington is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 25% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Lexington in December, January 2021

The best prices found for RIC to LEX flights for December, January
16 Jan - 20 Jan
$175pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Dec - 31 Dec
$215pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
16 Jan - 20 Jan
$260pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond to Lexington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lexington from Richmond found for this year
26 Dec - 2 Jan
$175pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Dec - 31 Dec
$215pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Dec - 31 Dec
$322pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Lexington

Are flight prices decreasing from Richmond to Lexington 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 Lexington 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 Lexington Blue Grass to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one 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 Lexington Blue Grass 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 Lexington Blue Grass have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Richmond Byrd Intl to Lexington Blue Grass that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond to Lexington for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $175, but on average you can expect to pay $355.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Richmond to Lexington?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Saturday.

Does it rain more in Richmond or Lexington?

Richmond will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Lexington over the next 14 days.

Is Richmond weather warmer or cooler than Lexington?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Lexington is typically colder than 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 Lexington?

A quick flight from Richmond to Lexington can take about 3h 46m. American Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $260. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

American Airlines, at $175, was found to be the cheapest airline from Richmond to Lexington. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be United Airlines. These flights start at 39% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for Richmond to Lexington

Destination information for Lexington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Richmond to Lexington
Average temperature for December in Lexington
46.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Lexington
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Richmond

Airports servicing Lexington

Top 3 airlines from Richmond to Lexington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Richmond to Lexington 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
United Airlines
$119 $300 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$203 $313 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$168 $344 No cancel fee 71%
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