Cheap flights from Richmond to Lexington (RIC - LEX)

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The best prices from Richmond Byrd Intl to Lexington Blue Grass are usually found in January or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best RIC to LEX flight in 2021: compare Richmond to Lexington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lexington.
RIC - LEX
Price
$247 - $354
LEX
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
LEX
Precipitation
2.9 - 5.3 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

Round-trip from

$247

From Richmond Byrd Intl to Lexington Blue Grass

One-way from

$193

One-way flight from Richmond Byrd Intl to Lexington Blue Grass

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, Virginia to Lexington?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 49% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 19% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $321 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $357.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Lexington in December, January 2022

The best prices found for RIC to LEX flights for December, January
8 Dec - 7 Jan
$316pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
12 Dec - 13 Dec
$356pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
28 Dec - 30 Dec
$359pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Delta
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond Byrd Intl to Lexington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lexington from Richmond found for this year
8 Dec - 7 Jan
$316pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
12 Dec - 13 Dec
$356pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
28 Dec - 30 Dec
$359pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Delta
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Richmond to Lexington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Lexington from Richmond, departing today and this week
14 Dec - 17 Dec
$425pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
14 Dec - 17 Dec
$526pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
14 Dec - 17 Dec
$544pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to Blue Grass from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to Lexington
3:07 pm - 7:02 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
3h 55m
RIC - LEX
American Airlines
1:15 am - 5:19 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 04m
RIC - LEX
American Airlines
3:07 pm - 7:04 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
15h 57m
RIC - LEX
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Lexington

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, Virginia to Lexington for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $214, but on average you can expect to pay $365.

Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington for under $500?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington within the next 7 days for less than $500.

How popular is this Richmond, Virginia to Lexington flight route?

Within the past month, 12 users have taken a look at flights from Richmond Byrd Intl to Lexington Blue Grass.

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

According to our current data, United Airlines ($214), American Airlines ($236), and Delta ($239) offers the cheapest pricing from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington. United Airlines is priced at 26% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington?

Before booking your flight from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Richmond, Virginia to Lexington? While on average our users pay $214, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $98. The most popular route (Richmond Byrd Intl - Lexington Blue Grass), is priced around $279.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Lexington, KY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Lexington from Richmond?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Lexington Blue Grass within the United States

Most visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Lexington Blue Grass.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Lexington Blue Grass.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Lexington Blue Grass.

Do I need a test to fly back to Richmond from Lexington?

Returning to Richmond Byrd Intl from Lexington Blue Grass

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lexington Blue Grass must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Richmond Byrd Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lexington Blue Grass are not required to quarantine after entering Richmond Byrd Intl.

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Alternative routes for Richmond to Lexington

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Destination information for Lexington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather 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 flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Lexington Blue Grass

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%
American Airlines
$168 $344 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$203 $313 No cancel fee N/A
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