$70+ Cheap flights to Richmond, VA

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BOS — RIC
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Flights to Richmond in 2024

Find the latest flights to Richmond in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,674,588 searches and data was last updated on julio 22, 2024.

Popular in

March

Cheapest in

August

Average price

$219

Round-trip from

$153

One-way from

$70
High demand for flights, 6% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024
From New York to Richmond Byrd Intl
One-way flight from New York to Richmond Byrd Intl (RIC)

Cheap flights to Richmond in July & August 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Richmond in July and August 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,674,588 searches and data was last updated on julio 22, 2024.
Check out some of the flights available from low prices to Richmond in July and August 2024. If these prices don't match your budget, be sure to check back soon for more deals.
mié. 8/2112:30 pmLGA - RIC
1 stop6h 44mJetBlue
mié. 8/2810:15 amRIC - LGA
1 stop4h 33mJetBlue
Deal found 7/22$166
mié. 8/2111:29 amJFK - RIC
1 stop7h 45mJetBlue
mié. 8/2810:15 amRIC - JFK
1 stop5h 45mJetBlue
Deal found 7/22$166
mié. 8/217:20 amLGA - RIC
Nonstop1h 36mDelta
mar. 8/271:05 pmRIC - LGA
Nonstop1h 25mDelta
Deal found 7/21$169
mar. 8/208:52 amLGA - RIC
2 stops16h 07mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/2710:20 amRIC - LGA
2 stops21h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$173
mié. 8/79:00 pmLGA - RIC
Nonstop1h 25mAmerican Airlines
dom. 8/117:01 amRIC - LGA
Nonstop1h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/21$174
mié. 8/218:52 amLGA - RIC
2 stops16h 07mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/2710:20 amRIC - LGA
1 stop12h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$176
mar. 8/209:29 pmLGA - RIC
1 stop27h 30mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/2710:20 amRIC - LGA
1 stop22h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$177
mié. 8/218:52 amLGA - RIC
2 stops16h 07mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/276:00 amRIC - LGA
3 stops27h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$181
jue. 8/17:20 amLGA - RIC
Nonstop1h 36mDelta
lun. 8/57:42 pmRIC - LGA
Nonstop1h 30mDelta
Deal found 7/21$184

Richmond 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Richmond in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,674,588 searches and data were last updated on julio 22, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights to Richmond in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mié. 8/211:11 pmEWR - RIC
2 stops11h 48mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/2810:20 amRIC - EWR
1 stop6h 39mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/22$152
mié. 8/211:11 pmEWR - RIC
2 stops11h 48mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/2810:20 amRIC - EWR
1 stop12h 55mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/22$153
mié. 8/211:10 pmEWR - RIC
1 stop11h 49mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/2810:20 amRIC - EWR
1 stop6h 39mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/22$157
vie. 9/67:00 amLGA - RIC
1 stop6h 25mJetBlue
vie. 10/46:00 amRIC - LGA
1 stop4h 45mJetBlue
Deal found 7/22$166
mar. 8/201:11 pmEWR - RIC
2 stops11h 48mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/276:00 amRIC - EWR
2 stops30h 11mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$166
vie. 9/62:10 pmJFK - RIC
1 stop6h 43mJetBlue
dom. 9/86:00 amRIC - JFK
1 stop6h 45mJetBlue
Deal found 7/22$166
jue. 8/157:20 amLGA - RIC
Nonstop1h 36mDelta
dom. 8/189:36 amRIC - LGA
Nonstop1h 23mDelta
Deal found 7/22$169
mié. 8/218:05 amEWR - RIC
Nonstop1h 41mUnited Airlines
mar. 8/278:00 amRIC - EWR
Nonstop1h 31mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/21$169
mar. 8/201:11 pmEWR - RIC
2 stops11h 48mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/276:00 amRIC - EWR
3 stops27h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$170

Flights to Richmond departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Richmond, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,674,588 searches and data was last updated on julio 22, 2024.
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jue. 8/17:20 amLGA - RIC
Nonstop1h 36mDelta
lun. 8/57:42 pmRIC - LGA
Nonstop1h 30mDelta
Deal found 7/21$184
jue. 8/17:00 amLGA - RIC
1 stop9h 30mMultiple Airlines
lun. 8/58:57 pmRIC - LGA
1 stop10h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$188
jue. 8/16:27 amEWR - RIC
1 stop4h 03mAmerican Airlines
mar. 8/66:15 pmRIC - EWR
1 stop4h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/21$203
jue. 8/12:50 pmJFK - RIC
1 stop4h 37mAmerican Airlines
mar. 8/63:02 pmRIC - JFK
1 stop4h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/21$203
sáb. 7/277:13 pmEWR - RIC
1 stop4h 58mAmerican Airlines
lun. 7/296:14 pmRIC - EWR
1 stop4h 41mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/20$208
jue. 8/16:27 amEWR - RIC
1 stop4h 03mAmerican Airlines
lun. 8/56:14 pmRIC - EWR
1 stop4h 41mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/21$223
jue. 8/17:00 amLGA - RIC
1 stop9h 30mMultiple Airlines
lun. 8/58:57 pmRIC - LGA
2 stops24h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$224
jue. 8/16:33 pmLGA - RIC
1 stop3h 26mAmerican Airlines
dom. 8/48:00 amRIC - LGA
Nonstop1h 14mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/21$229
sáb. 7/278:21 amEWR - RIC
Nonstop1h 32mUnited Airlines
lun. 7/298:15 pmRIC - EWR
1 stop3h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/20$235

One-way flights to Richmond

Explore one-way flight options to Richmond for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,674,588 searches and data was last updated on julio 22, 2024.
Consider booking one of these one-way flights heading to Richmond. If you're in need of a round-trip flight to Richmond instead, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
mar. 8/135:00 amEWR - RIC
1 stop12h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$70
jue. 9/197:00 amLGA - RIC
1 stop9h 37mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$72
mar. 8/209:29 pmLGA - RIC
1 stop27h 30mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$76
mar. 8/208:52 amLGA - RIC
2 stops16h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$77
mié. 8/219:59 amLGA - RIC
2 stops23h 31mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/21$78
mié. 8/2112:30 pmLGA - RIC
1 stop6h 44mJetBlue
Deal found 7/22$83
sáb. 9/213:45 pmJFK - RIC
1 stop5h 08mJetBlue
Deal found 7/21$83
jue. 9/197:00 amLGA - RIC
1 stop9h 37mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$85
mié. 8/2111:29 amJFK - RIC
1 stop7h 45mJetBlue
Deal found 7/21$89

Find flights to Richmond within your budget

Locate flights to Richmond that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,674,588 searches and data was last updated on julio 22, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

$153 - $188

Route

Depart

Return

Price

NewarkRichmond Byrd Intl

EWR - RIC

EWRRIC

Newark

mié. 8/21

2 stops11h 48m

Richmond Byrd Intl

mié. 8/28

1 stop12h 55m

$153

NewarkRichmond Byrd Intl

EWR - RIC

EWRRIC

Newark

mié. 8/21

1 stop11h 49m

Richmond Byrd Intl

mié. 8/28

1 stop6h 39m

$157

New York LaGuardiaRichmond Byrd Intl

LGA - RIC

LGARIC

New York LaGuardia

vie. 9/6

1 stop6h 25m

Richmond Byrd Intl

dom. 9/8

1 stop4h 33m

$166

New York John F Kennedy IntlRichmond Byrd Intl

JFK - RIC

JFKRIC

New York John F Kennedy Intl

vie. 9/6

1 stop4h 08m

Richmond Byrd Intl

dom. 9/8

1 stop6h 45m

$166

New York LaGuardiaRichmond Byrd Intl

LGA - RIC

LGARIC

New York LaGuardia

jue. 8/15

Nonstop1h 36m

Richmond Byrd Intl

dom. 8/18

Nonstop1h 23m

$169

NewarkRichmond Byrd Intl

EWR - RIC

EWRRIC

Newark

mié. 8/21

Nonstop1h 41m

Richmond Byrd Intl

mar. 8/27

Nonstop1h 31m

$169

New York LaGuardiaRichmond Byrd Intl

LGA - RIC

LGARIC

New York LaGuardia

mié. 8/7

Nonstop1h 25m

Richmond Byrd Intl

dom. 8/11

Nonstop1h 13m

$174

NewarkRichmond Byrd Intl

EWR - RIC

EWRRIC

Newark

mié. 8/21

1 stop4h 09m

Richmond Byrd Intl

mar. 8/27

Nonstop1h 31m

$179

New York LaGuardiaRichmond Byrd Intl

LGA - RIC

LGARIC

New York LaGuardia

jue. 8/1

1 stop9h 30m

Richmond Byrd Intl

lun. 8/5

1 stop10h 41m

$188

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Deals found on 7/22

Best time to book a flight to Richmond

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Temperature and rainfall in Richmond by month

Plan your trip to Richmond by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

RIC

Temperature

37.4 - 78.8 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Richmond, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 78.8 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 37.4 F).

When is the best time to book a flight to Richmond?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight to Richmond. Price data was last updated on July 19, 2024.
The best time to book flights to Richmond is 82 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly to Richmond?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip to Richmond. Price data was last updated on July 14, 2024.
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Users looking for the lowest fares to Richmond should consider flying on Tuesday evenings, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travelers will want to avoid Sunday afternoons, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Richmond

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Richmond. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Richmond. Reviews last updated julio 22, 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown Delta, JetBlue and Spirit Airlines to Richmond. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.0
Very good
9,684 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

8.0
Very good
9,684 reviews
8.0
Very good
9,684 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.6
Good
4,024 reviews
8.0
Very good
9,684 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.0
Very good
9,684 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.4
Good
3,362 reviews
8.0
Very good
9,684 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.0
Very good
9,684 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

It’s said only 250 people lived in Richmond when it became a town in 1742. Clearly, there was something special about this Virginia settlement because today, more than 1 million people call Richmond home. The city’s location to colonial Williamsburg, historic Washington, DC, and the Atlantic coastline make booking flights to Richmond an easy choice for all types of travelers.

If there’s one thing for certain about Richmond, it’s loaded with history. Richmond was named the capital of Virginia in 1780 and was known as the Capital of the Confederacy during the Civil War. Fly back in time to Richmond’s battlefields, cemeteries, monuments and museums that pay tribute to the Robert E. Lee and Union days. But Richmond isn’t stuck in the past. Boasting an urban nightlife to rival other cities, and offering many modern attractions including chic restaurants, open-air bars and plenty of open green space, there’s something for everyone in Richmond.

Richmond, VA climate

Richmond has a pleasant climate with four distinct seasons. Spring arrives in April with mild days and cool nights, and by late May things have warmed up considerably to herald warm summer days. Summer temperatures are comfortable, and the days are dampened by gentle showers of rain. July is the wettest month. Days stay warm to mild through to October, when fall is marked by nights once again becoming very chilly. December and January are the coldest months. Light snowfalls occur from the end of November, but most snow falls in January. Average yearly snowfall is 14 inches.

Best Time to Fly to Richmond, VA

Peak Season:

Richmond sees high tourism traffic during the summer and fall months. Summers are warm but rain is common, usually cooling off the hot days. Fall brings changing colors and cool nights. Book flights to Richmond in the spring and avoid the summer travel rush. The weather is comfortable, the colors are bold and the air is crisp.

Off Season:

Winter is cold and can bring a bitter chill to the area. However, this is also the best time to book cheap flights to Richmond and get discounted hotel rates, as tourism is down and there is not a lot of action in the city.

Getting around Richmond, VA

You’ll need exact change to ride the Greater Richmond Transit Company’s public buses. The buses run all over Richmond’s metropolitan area every day. Between June and September the city also runs a shuttle service connecting the area’s cultural attractions. Orange buses run between Chimborazo Park and the Science Museum of Virginia, and blue line buses run from the science museum to Maymount. Fares are cheap and you can hop on or hop off at any of the attractions along the way. There are plenty of taxis all over the city, with taxi stands found outside the airport, Amtrak and Greyhound terminals and most hotels. It’s easy to navigate the compact city on foot and there are many walking tours offered. You don’t need a car if you’re just staying in town, but if you’d like explore beyond the city limits, renting a car is a good idea. Parking is easy to find in Richmond and traffic is usually easy to manage. 

Richmond, VA Travel Information

Take a break from U.S. history and visit the museum dedicated to one of America’s most revered authors, Edgar Allan Poe. Poe didn’t live in Richmond, but he was part of the junior honor guard that escorted General Lafayette here in 1824. Today, the museum consists of four buildings depicting the largest collection of Poe artifacts and publications. Guided tours are a must, but you can explore the Enchanted Garden on your own.

Just a short drive from Richmond is Fort Lee, home to the U.S. Army Quartermaster Corps and its Quartermaster Museum. View the uniforms and equipment from all of America’s wars.

Take a trip through the U.S. Army Women’s Museum, the only facility dedicated to the women who served in the army. Today, this museum holds a special significance now that women are serving alongside men in Iraq.

Richmond, VA airport overview

Richmond International Airport (RIC) is located five miles (8km) east of Richmond. The primary airport for central Virginia, Richmond handles about 200 daily flights and nearly 4 million passengers each year.

Flights to Richmond International Airport are available from most cities in the eastern half of the US, but direct connections can be made from Minneapolis, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Detroit, Cincinnati, Atlanta, Orlando, Cleveland, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Charlotte, Washington DC, New York and Boston. The only direct international route is to Toronto, operated by Air Canada.

The stylish airport is beloved for its small size and stylish look, making it easy to navigate and pleasant to fly through. The atrium has an airy feeling thanks to the glass roof and large windows, avoiding the claustrophobic stuffiness of many other small airports.

  • What does RIC mean?

    This is just an IATA (International Air Transport Association) code. IATA codes are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Richmond Byrd Intl Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a RIC flight.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Richmond?

    If you book a flight to Richmond, you will be flying into Byrd Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Richmond Byrd Intl (RIC) is located 6.9 mi from the center of Richmond. RIC handles an average of 37 flights per day from New York. You should also have a few airline options to choose from. 6 airlines have flights to Byrd Intl from New York.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Richmond if I am willing to have layovers?

    Yes, flights with layovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Richmond on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Richmond?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, Breeze Airways is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Richmond.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Richmond?

    Richmond Byrd Intl is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Richmond. One-way flights to Richmond Byrd Intl typically cost $27, while round-trip flights cost around $42.

  • How much is a round-trip flight to Richmond?

    A round-trip flight to Richmond will typically cost around $184, however they can be found for as little as $42.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Richmond depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Richmond, Washington, D.C. offers the quickest one-way flight (1 hour 0 minutes).

  • Which airport is closest to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden?

    If being close to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is important to you, you’ll want to land at Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport.

  • Does Richmond Byrd Intl have rental cars?

    Yes. Those touching down at Richmond Byrd Intl can take advantage of the rental car services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Richmond Byrd Intl?

    Yes. Richmond Byrd Intl has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Sheraton Richmond Airport Hotel is the closest property to Richmond Byrd Intl (1.0 mi away from Richmond Byrd Intl).

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