Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Richmond (PHL - RIC)

PHL — RIC
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Philadelphia to Richmond Byrd Intl are usually found in August or January, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Philadelphia (PHL) to Richmond (RIC)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to RIC flight in 2023: compare Philadelphia to Richmond flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Richmond.

PHL - RIC

Price

$230 - $449

RIC

Temperature

37.4 - 78.8 °F

RIC

Rainfall

2.8 - 4.7 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
Round-trip from$230From Philadelphia to Richmond Byrd Intl
One-way from$96One-way flight from Philadelphia to Richmond Byrd Intl

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

Leaving on a Wednesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 27% on the overall cost on flights from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 82% by booking at least 47 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 Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $454.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Richmond, Virginia from Philadelphia. Users have commonly found prices around $372 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $46. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 13% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Richmond in January, February 2023

The best prices found for PHL to RIC flights for January, February
Feb 6 - Feb 8
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

14h 23m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

9h 52m
$165

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 15 - Feb 20
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

2 stops

12h 43m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

24h 58m
$186

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 6 - Feb 8
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

2 stops

22h 35m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

24h 52m
$198

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Philadelphia to Richmond 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Richmond from Philadelphia found for this year
Mar 7 - Mar 8
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

11h 04m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

13h 48m
$163

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 6 - Feb 8
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

14h 23m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

9h 52m
$165

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Mar 13 - Mar 29
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

23h 15m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

14h 41m
$176

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Philadelphia to Richmond

Feb 6 - Feb 8
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

14h 23m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

9h 52m
$165

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Mar 13 - Mar 29
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

23h 15m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

14h 41m
$176

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 15 - Feb 20
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

2 stops

12h 43m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

24h 58m
$186

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Cheap United Airlines flights from Philadelphia to Richmond

Feb 15 - Feb 19
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

12h 01m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

12h 05m
$225

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 15 - Feb 19
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

2 stops

11h 47m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

12h 05m
$235

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 15 - Feb 19
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

2 stops

11h 47m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

12h 05m
$240

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Non-stop flights to Richmond from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Richmond direct flight deals
Mar 7 - Mar 8
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

Nonstop

1h 08m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

Nonstop

1h 07m
$380

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 15 - Feb 20
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

Nonstop

1h 13m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

Nonstop

1h 08m
$390

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 14 - Feb 15
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

Nonstop

1h 13m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

Nonstop

1h 08m
$399

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Richmond

Late deals on return flights to Richmond from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
Feb 4 - Feb 6
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

7h 05m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

23h 32m
$235

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 4 - Feb 6
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

7h 05m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

3 stops

29h 55m
$262

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 3 - Feb 11
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

2 stops

16h 02m
RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

21h 34m
$285

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

One-way flights to Richmond from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Richmond
Feb 6
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

27h 00m
$74

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 7
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

2 stops

12h 05m
$87

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 12
PHL

Philadelphia

RIC

Richmond Byrd Intl

1 stop

7h 38m
$94

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Richmond

JetBlue
7.7
Good
365 reviews

Boarding

7.7

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.5

Overall

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The headphone jack in my seat, 2A was not working. I tried multiple headphones to try to resolve this. I could not partake in hearing any shows.

JetBlue
7.7
Good
365 reviews
JetBlue
7.7
Good
365 reviews

Boarding

7.7

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.5

Overall

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The headphone jack in my seat, 2A was not working. I tried multiple headphones to try to resolve this. I could not partake in hearing any shows.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews
JetBlue
7.7
Good
365 reviews

Boarding

7.7

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.5

Overall

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The headphone jack in my seat, 2A was not working. I tried multiple headphones to try to resolve this. I could not partake in hearing any shows.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
JetBlue
7.7
Good
365 reviews

Boarding

7.7

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.5

Overall

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The headphone jack in my seat, 2A was not working. I tried multiple headphones to try to resolve this. I could not partake in hearing any shows.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews
JetBlue
7.7
Good
365 reviews

Boarding

7.7

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.5

Overall

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.0

Reviews

1 / 10

The headphone jack in my seat, 2A was not working. I tried multiple headphones to try to resolve this. I could not partake in hearing any shows.

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Philadelphia to Richmond?

Richmond Byrd Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Richmond from Philadelphia. Booking flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Byrd Intl (RIC) should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily flights to Richmond from 5 different airlines. 1h 09m is how long a flight from Philadelphia to Richmond Byrd Intl will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, Amtrak, and United Airlines flying from Philadelphia to Richmond Byrd Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $165, but on average you can expect to pay $211.

Are there nonstop flights from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 13 direct flights from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia is less than $444.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 3 flights from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia a day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia?

For as low as $165, Spirit Airlines can have you in Richmond, Virginia from Philadelphia in 5h 11m. The distance from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia is about 199 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $165 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are JetBlue and United Airlines, starting at $191 and $225 round-trip. Spirit Airlines is priced at 55% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $94. However, be on the lookout for offers from JetBlue and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia for a low price.

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

Before booking your flight from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia check out the most popular airlines for this route: Amtrak, Train or American Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia consider choosing British Airways (93%), American Airlines (91%) or Piedmont Airlines (91%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

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

Looking for the cheapest flight from Philadelphia to Richmond, Virginia? While on average our users pay $483, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $288. The most popular route (Philadelphia - Richmond Byrd Intl), is priced around $176.

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Richmond

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

Top 2 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Richmond

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia to Richmond choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
American AirlinesCheapest$322Average$438FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$343Average$449FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Philadelphia to Richmond

See what time of day planes typically take off from Philadelphia to Richmond
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
46%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
53%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Philadelphia to Richmond

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Philadelphia to Richmond
Sunday2daily flights
Monday3daily flights
Tuesday3daily flights
Wednesday3daily flights
Thursday4daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday3daily flights
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