Cheap flights from Richmond to San Diego (RIC - SAN)

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The best prices from Richmond Byrd Intl to San Diego are usually found in August or July, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to San Diego (SAN)

All the information you need to plan the best RIC to SAN flight in 2022: compare Richmond to San Diego flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Diego.
RIC - SAN
Price
$296 - $453
SAN
Temperature
57.2 - 71.6 °F
SAN
Rainfall
0 - 2.3 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$296

From Richmond Byrd Intl to San Diego

One-way from

$179

One-way flight from Richmond Byrd Intl to San Diego

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to San Diego from Richmond, Virginia average $379. You can even find prices in August for less than $379, as users have found deals to San Diego from as low as $196. The month of November appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Diego from Richmond, Virginia. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 19%.

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

To save up to 47% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 48 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 San Diego from $445 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $572 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 22%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego (RIC - SAN)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 44% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Richmond to San Diego in May, June 2022

The best prices found for RIC to SAN flights for May, June
1 Jun - 8 Jun
$446pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
31 May - 9 Jun
$471pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
4 Jun - 9 Jun
$473pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond Byrd Intl to San Diego 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Richmond found for this year
1 Oct - 5 Oct
$340pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
30 Sep - 5 Oct
$342pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
20 Sep - 27 Sep
$356pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Richmond to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from Richmond, departing today and this week
24 May - 28 May
$519pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 May - 28 May
$525pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 May - 28 May
$550pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to San Diego from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to San Diego
10:56 am - 5:26 pm
Delta
1 Stop
9h 30m
RIC - SAN
Delta
$179
Delta
11:39 am - 5:33 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
8h 54m
RIC - SAN
Alaska Airlines
$238
Alaska Airlines
5:03 am - 5:40 am
Allegiant Air
3 Stops
27h 37m
RIC - SAN
Allegiant Air
$261
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Flight FAQs

From Richmond to San Diego

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

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego within the next 7 days for less than $600.

How popular is this Richmond, Virginia to San Diego flight route?

Flights from Richmond Byrd Intl to San Diego have been viewed 24 times in the past calendar month.

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

For one-way options, check prices for JetBlue. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $163. Users have also found prices from $179 and $226 on Delta and American Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $258. While the most popular route (Richmond Byrd Intl - San Diego) can be booked for $342 on average our data indicates $999 when flying from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Richmond, Virginia to San Diego.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Diego, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Diego from Richmond?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Diego within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

Do I need a test to fly back to Richmond from San Diego?

Returning to Richmond Byrd Intl from San Diego

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Richmond Byrd Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Richmond Byrd Intl.

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Alternative routes for Richmond to San Diego

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Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Richmond to San Diego.
Average temperature for May in San Diego
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Diego
0.2 ″

Airports servicing Richmond

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 7 airlines flying from Richmond Byrd Intl to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Richmond to San Diego 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
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $17 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$191 $381 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$232 $411 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$246 $495 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$246 $511 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$277 $490 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$292 $456 No cancel fee 69%
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