Cheap flights from Richmond to Los Angeles (RIC - LAX)

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The best prices from Richmond Byrd Intl to Los Angeles are usually found in August or February, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best RIC to LAX flight in 2022: compare Richmond to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
RIC - LAX
Price
$221 - $465
LAX
Temperature
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 3.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$221

From Richmond Byrd Intl to Los Angeles

One-way from

$122

One-way flight from Richmond Byrd Intl to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles (RIC - LAX)?

It’s optimal to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 30% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles?

Flights from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $128.

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

To save up to 46% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 27 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles from $378 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $451 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 34% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Los Angeles in January, February 2022

The best prices found for RIC to LAX flights for January, February
23 Feb - 28 Feb
$134pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
30 Jan - 3 Feb
$149pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jan - 28 Jan
$150pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond Byrd Intl to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Richmond found for this year
23 Feb - 28 Feb
$134pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
30 Jan - 3 Feb
$149pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jan - 28 Jan
$150pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Richmond

Save time with Richmond to Los Angeles direct flight deals
6 May - 9 May
$268pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
16 Jun - 26 Jun
$283pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
17 May - 24 May
$298pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Richmond to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Richmond, departing today and this week
20 Jan - 25 Jan
$183pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
20 Jan - 24 Jan
$186pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
21 Jan - 24 Jan
$188pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to Los Angeles
8:23 am - 2:06 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
8h 43m
RIC - LAX
American Airlines
1:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Delta
1 Stop
9h 00m
RIC - LAX
Delta
$123
Delta
3:00 am - 3:58 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
15h 58m
RIC - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$124
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Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Los Angeles

Which airlines flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta 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, Virginia to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $149, but on average you can expect to pay $163.

Are there nonstop flights from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles is less than $343.

Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles for under $200?

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

How popular is this Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles flight route?

Within the past month, 141 users have taken a look at flights from Richmond Byrd Intl to Los Angeles.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles round-trip from $149. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 55% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles one-way?

$57 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $107 and $108, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles?

While on average a flight from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles is generally $598, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $59. When looking at the most popular route, (Richmond Byrd Intl - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay $159 for that flight.

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

Before booking your flight from Richmond, Virginia to Los Angeles check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from Richmond?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Los Angeles within the United States

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

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 Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Do I need a test to fly back to Richmond from Los Angeles?

Returning to Richmond Byrd Intl from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Richmond Byrd Intl.

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Alternative routes for Richmond to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Richmond to Los Angeles.
Average temperature for January in Los Angeles
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Los Angeles
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Richmond

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 5 airlines flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Richmond to Los Angeles 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
Spirit Airlines
$106 $270 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$139 $282 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$157 $416 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$157 $381 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$157 $398 No cancel fee 71%
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