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Flights to Richmond in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price£584Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from£527From London to Richmond Byrd Intl

Cheap flights to Richmond, Virginia in May, June 2022

The best prices found for RIC flights for May, June
15 Jun - 22 Jun
£494pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Jun - 15 Jun
£530pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
28 May - 23 Jun
£578pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Richmond, Virginia 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Richmond, Virginia found for this year
15 Jun - 22 Jun
£494pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
5 Jul - 19 Jul
£512pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
12 Nov - 28 Nov
£527pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Last minute flights to Richmond, Virginia

Late deals on return flights to Richmond, Virginia, departing today and this week
28 May - 23 Jun
£578pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
27 May - 16 Jun
£595pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
28 May - 22 Jun
£596pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

COVID Restrictions

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Can I fly to Richmond Byrd Intl from United Kingdom right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from United Kingdom to Richmond Byrd Intl

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom are not required to quarantine after entering Richmond Byrd Intl.

Can I fly back to United Kingdom from Richmond Byrd Intl?

Returning to United Kingdom from Richmond Byrd Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering United Kingdom.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Richmond Byrd Intl are not required to quarantine after entering United Kingdom.

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Richmond?

The cheapest ticket to Richmond found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£550
February
£599
March
£639
April
£628
May
£587
June
£589
July
£746
August
£714
September
£600
October
£603
November
£630
December
£700
Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Richmond. Flying to Richmond in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Byrd Intl Airport?

Average Richmond Byrd Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month.
LON - RIC
Price
£550 - £917
RIC
Temperature
11 - 32 °C
RIC
Rainfall
65 - 123 mm

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

The best time to book flights to Richmond is 19 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.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Richmond?

At the moment, Wednesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Richmond. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Richmond?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Richmond. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the evening as these tend to have higher demand.

When to fly

Peak Season:

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

City overview

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 a flight to Richmond an easy choice for all types of travellers.

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 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 autumn 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 36cm.

Getting around Richmond

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 from 5am to midnight. 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 airport overview

Richmond International Airport is located 8km (5 miles) east of Richmond. The primary airport for central Virginia, Richmond handles about 200 daily flights and nearly four 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 airport do you fly into for flights to Richmond?

Booking a flight to Richmond Byrd Intl (RIC) is your only option if you intend on flying to Richmond. It is only a 6.9 mi journey from Byrd Intl to Richmond’s city centre.

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