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How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to Washington (WAS)

RIC - WAS
Price
$105 - $435
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest in November Best time to find cheap flights, 63% potential price drop
Average price $197 Average for round-trip flights in กันยายน 2020
Round-trip from ฿105 From Richmond to Washington
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 Richmond to Washington?

Flights from Richmond to Washington are found to be more expensive on Tuesday. 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 Washington.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 28 days in advance, which can save you up to 11% on flights from Richmond to Washington compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 28 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 $252. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $276.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Washington from Richmond with a flight ticket averaging about $243. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $119. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond to Washington (RIC - WAS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Richmond to Washington in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 9% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Washington in September, October 2020

The best prices found for RIC to WAS flights for September, October
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$209pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
23 Oct - 30 Oct
$222pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$245pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond to Washington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Richmond found for this year
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$209pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
23 Oct - 30 Oct
$222pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$245pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Non-stop flights to Washington from Richmond

Save time with Richmond to Washington direct flight deals
18 Oct - 19 Oct
$1,889pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
7 Oct - 21 Oct
$2,575pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
23 Oct - 30 Oct
$2,668pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Richmond to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Richmond, departing today and this week
2 Oct - 4 Oct
$450pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
2 Oct - 5 Oct
$682pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
2 Oct - 4 Oct
$888pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to Washington from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to Washington
5:59 am - 6:53 am
Linear Air Taxi
Nonstop
0h 54m
RIC - BWI
Linear Air Taxi
$1,330
Travelgenio
5:59 am - 6:53 am
Linear Air Taxi
Nonstop
0h 54m
RIC - BWI
Linear Air Taxi
$1,359
mytrip.com
3:48 am - 12:30 pm
Linear Air Taxi
2 Stops
8h 42m
RIC - IAD
Linear Air Taxi
$1,287
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Richmond to Washington 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 Richmond and Washington 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.

Can I find flights from Richmond to Washington for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond to Washington for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $209, but on average you can expect to pay $463.

Are there nonstop flights from Richmond to Washington for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 4 direct flights from Richmond to Washington under $1,900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Richmond to Washington is less than $2,455.

Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond to Washington for under $500?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Richmond to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $500.

Is Richmond weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in July. The weather in Washington is generally the same as Richmond's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Richmond to Washington?

A quick flight from Richmond to Washington can take about 48m. Linear Air Taxi provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $2,575. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Richmond to Washington is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $209 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and JetBlue, starting at $252 and $278 round-trip. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 26% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Richmond to Washington one-way?

The cheapest airline for a one-way flight from Richmond to Washington is Linear Air Taxi ($1,287).

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Richmond to Washington
Average temperature for September in Washington
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Washington
4.2 ″

Airports servicing Richmond

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Hourly flight availability from Richmond to Washington

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 75% of RIC to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% of RIC to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of RIC to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of RIC to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Richmond to Washington
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights