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The best prices from Albany to Richmond are usually found in August or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Albany (ALB) to Richmond (RIC)

ALB - RIC
Price
$173 - $361
RIC
Temperature
51.8 - 89.6 °F
RIC
Rainfall
2.6 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Average price

$296

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$173

From Albany to Richmond

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 Albany to Richmond?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Albany to Richmond. 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 Richmond.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 53 days in advance, which can save you up to 47% on flights from Albany to Richmond compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 53 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 $321. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $410.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Richmond from Albany. Prices for August average $307 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $99. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of February. Opting for a August flight can save you 34% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Albany to Richmond (ALB - RIC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Albany to Richmond in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 15% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Albany to Richmond in January, February 2021

The best prices found for ALB to RIC flights for January, February
8 Feb - 13 Feb
$248pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
22 Jan - 24 Jan
$320pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
8 Feb - 13 Feb
$370pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl

Albany to Richmond 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Richmond from Albany found for this year
8 Feb - 13 Feb
$248pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
15 May - 29 May
$251pp
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
10 May - 11 May
$320pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl

Non-stop flights to Richmond from Albany

Save time with Albany to Richmond direct flight deals
22 Jan - 24 Jan
$6,856pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl

Last minute flights from Albany to Richmond

Late deals on round-trip flights to Richmond from Albany, departing today and this week
22 Jan - 24 Jan
$320pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
23 Jan - 26 Jan
$506pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl
22 Jan - 24 Jan
$509pp
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Albany to Richmond

Are flight prices decreasing from Albany to Richmond 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 Albany and Richmond 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 Albany Intl to Richmond Byrd Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Albany Intl to Richmond Byrd Intl 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 Albany Intl to Richmond Byrd Intl 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 Albany to Richmond for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Albany to Richmond for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $157, but on average you can expect to pay $1,008.

Are there nonstop flights from Albany to Richmond for under $6,900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 1 direct flight from Albany to Richmond under $6,900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Albany to Richmond is less than $6,856.

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

There are currently 6+ open flights from Albany to Richmond within the next 7 days for less than $400.

Does it rain more in Albany or Richmond?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Albany is typically less than Richmond. We can gather that this will continue over the next 16 days.

Is Albany weather warmer or cooler than Richmond?

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

Airlines like Linear Air Taxi, American Airlines, and United Airlines fly from Albany to Richmond in about 2h 47m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 59m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Albany to Richmond is Delta. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $157 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and United Airlines, starting at $248 and $251 round-trip. Delta is 44% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

Alternative routes for Albany to Richmond

Destination information for Richmond

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Albany to Richmond
Average temperature for January in Richmond
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Richmond
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Albany

Airports servicing Richmond

Top 3 airlines flying from Albany to Richmond

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Albany to Richmond 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
Delta
$152 $275 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$139 $335 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$159 $342 No cancel fee 69%
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