Cheap flights from New Orleans to Richmond (MSY - RIC)

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The best prices from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond Byrd Intl are usually found in August or March, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans (MSY) to Richmond (RIC)

All the information you need to plan the best MSY to RIC flight in 2022: compare New Orleans to Richmond flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Richmond.
MSY - RIC
Price
$89 - $338
RIC
Temperature
37.4 - 78.8 °F
RIC
Precipitation
2.8 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 60% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$89

From New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way from

$73

One-way flight from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond Byrd Intl

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 New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia (MSY - RIC)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 28% on flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia at least 36 days early can save you up to 63% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 36 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia for as little as $236 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $345 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia?

Users have found that flying from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Richmond, Virginia from New Orleans. Prices for August average $222 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $80. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 52% on your journey compared to booking in August

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Richmond in January, February 2022

The best prices found for MSY to RIC flights for January, February
4 Feb - 6 Feb
$78pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
3 Feb - 6 Feb
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
18 Feb - 19 Feb
$93pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Richmond from New Orleans found for this year
4 Feb - 6 Feb
$78pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
3 Feb - 6 Feb
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
18 Feb - 19 Feb
$93pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Non-stop flights to Richmond from New Orleans

Save time with New Orleans to Richmond direct flight deals
4 Feb - 6 Feb
$78pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
3 Feb - 6 Feb
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
25 Feb - 1 Mar
$97pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans to Richmond

Late deals on round-trip flights to Richmond from New Orleans, departing today and this week
30 Jan - 30 Jan
$625pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
30 Jan - 30 Jan
$674pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
30 Jan - 30 Jan
$1,023pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Byrd Intl from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to Richmond
1:19 am - 12:11 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
9h 52m
MSY - RIC
American Airlines
1:13 pm - 6:50 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
16h 37m
MSY - RIC
Multiple Airlines
$113
Kiwi.com
1:30 am - 6:56 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
28h 26m
MSY - RIC
Spirit Airlines
$124
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New Orleans</span> to <span class="emphasized">Richmond</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to Richmond

Which airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond Byrd Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond Byrd Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Breeze Airways for just $78, but on average you can expect to pay $113.

Are there nonstop flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia is less than $158.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia for under $700?

There are currently 3+ open flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia flight route?

Flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond Byrd Intl have been viewed 13 times in the past calendar month.

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

Our cheapest airline available from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia is Breeze Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $78 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Spirit Airlines and American Airlines, starting at $110 and $137 round-trip. You may be able to fly from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia for 64% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $39 on Breeze Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Spirit Airlines from $49 and American Airlines from $67 one-way.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia.

What are the cheapest flights from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $78. While the most popular route (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Richmond Byrd Intl) can be booked for $78 on average our data indicates $178 when flying from New Orleans to Richmond, Virginia.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Richmond, VA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Richmond from New Orleans?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Richmond Byrd Intl within the United States

Most visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Richmond Byrd Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong 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 New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Richmond Byrd Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to New Orleans from Richmond?

Returning to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from Richmond Byrd Intl

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 New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

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Alternative routes for New Orleans to Richmond

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

Destination information for Richmond

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New Orleans to Richmond.
Flight duration from MSY to RIC
2h 22m
Average temperature for January in Richmond
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Richmond
3.3 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Richmond

Top 4 airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Richmond Byrd Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Orleans 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
Spirit Airlines
$91 $219 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$128 $326 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$129 $242 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$150 $334 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Richmond

See what time of day planes typically take off from New Orleans towards Richmond.
Morning 6 AM to noon 100% of MSY to RIC departures
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Midnight
6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from New Orleans to Richmond
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New Orleans to Richmond.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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