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Flights from Richmond to Detroit, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:17 AM

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Richmond to Detroit Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:17 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Richmond to Detroit. JetBlue & American frequently offer the best deals on Richmond to Detroit flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

JetBlue
RICDTT
Mon 10/24
1 stop
DTTRIC
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$257
Select
American
RICDTT
Sat 10/8
1 stop
DTTRIC
Sat 10/15
1 stop
$281
Select
American
RICDTT
Wed 11/2
1 stop
DTTRIC
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$281
Select
United
RICDTT
Wed 11/2
1 stop
DTTRIC
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$282
Select
United
RICDTT
Tue 12/20
1 stop
DTTRIC
Wed 12/28
1 stop
$282
Select
United
RICDTT
Wed 12/21
1 stop
DTTRIC
Wed 12/28
1 stop
$282
Select

How Much is a Flight from Richmond to Detroit?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Richmond to Detroit, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $285.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Richmond to Detroit?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Richmond to Detroit based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Richmond to Detroit?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Richmond to Detroit.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $554
7-14 days $0 $281
14-21 days $0 $301
21-30 days $0 $257
30-60 days $0 $281
60-90 days $0 $282
90+ days $0 $292

Cheapest Day To Fly from Richmond to Detroit

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Richmond to Detroit is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$257 $282 $281 $292 $301 $281 $301

Compare Flight Prices from Richmond to Detroit by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Richmond to Detroit flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Richmond Detroit American 9/30/16 10/3/16 1 $683
October Richmond Detroit JetBlue 10/24/16 10/25/16 1 $257
November Richmond Detroit American 11/2/16 11/8/16 1 $281
December Richmond Detroit United 12/20/16 12/28/16 1 $282
January Richmond Detroit JetBlue 1/6/17 1/8/17 1 $292
April Richmond Detroit United 4/27/17 4/30/17 1 $418

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Richmond to Detroit

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Richmond to Detroit. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$554
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$554 $302
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$302 $311
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$311
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$292
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$292

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Richmond to Detroit

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Richmond to Detroit is $285.

The average price for direct flights from Richmond to Detroit is not available.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Richmond to Detroit.

Weekly Direct Flights from Richmond to Detroit - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 4 4 4 4 4 2 4 05:50 17:33

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Richmond to Detroit

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Richmond to Detroit. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Richmond to Detroit is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Richmond to Detroit is $285.

Richmond to Detroit Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Richmond to Detroit?
Answer: The average Richmond to Detroit flight time is an hour and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Richmond?
Answer: The distance from Richmond to Detroit is 455 miles (732 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Richmond to Detroit?
Answer: There are 24 direct flights from Richmond to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Richmond airlines for direct flights from Richmond to Detroit?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Richmond and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Richmond to Detroit?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Richmond flying to Detroit Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:17 AMNumber of routes searched: 59Number of itineraries searched: 44,999

Wondering which airlines fly out of Richmond to Detroit? We've gathered the average price of Richmond airlines with flights to Detroit. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Richmond to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
American PHL
United IAD
United EWR
American LGA
American ORD
Delta ATL
JetBlue BOS
Delta JFK
Delta MSP
American -
JetBlue FLL

Richmond to Detroit Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Richmond and Detroit. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Richmond - RIC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Richmond to Chicago American, Delta, United $230

Cheap Domestic Flights to Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Washington to Detroit American, Delta $95
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit Delta, Spirit $81
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $71
Flights from Raleigh - Durham to Detroit Delta Check Dates
Flights from Norfolk to Detroit American, Delta $287
Flights from Harrisburg to Detroit Delta Check Dates
Flights from Greensboro - High Point to Detroit American, Delta $273
Flights from Roanoke to Detroit American, Delta $245
Flights from Jacksonville to Detroit Delta Check Dates
Flights from Fayetteville to Detroit Delta Check Dates
Flights from Charlottesville to Detroit American, Delta $238
Flights from New Bern to Detroit Delta Check Dates
Flights from Greenville to DetroitCheck Dates
Flights from Lynchburg to DetroitCheck Dates
Flights from Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $87
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago American, Delta, Frontier, United $97
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago American, Delta, Spirit, United $87
Flights from Washington to New York JetBlue, Delta $77
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta Delta, Frontier, Spirit $107
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta Delta, Spirit $88
Flights from Raleigh - Durham to Chicago American, Delta, Frontier, United $49
Flights from Washington to Atlanta Delta, United $127
Flights from Washington to Cleveland American, Delta, United $233
Flights from Raleigh - Durham to New York JetBlue, Delta, United $131
Flights from Baltimore to Cleveland Delta Check Dates
Flights from Baltimore to Flint American, Delta, United $211
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland American, Delta, Frontier $49
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97

Cheap International Flights to Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Washington to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $214
Cheap Flights from Richmond to Detroit