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Cheap Flights from Richmond to New Orleans, LA, United States - RIC to MSY Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:40 PM

Popular flights from Richmond to New Orleans Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:40 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $275
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $275
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $275
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $275
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $275
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 9, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $432
Aug 9, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 $432
Aug 9, 2016 Aug 16, 2016 $432
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $278
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $278
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $278

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Richmond to New Orleans (RIC to MSY)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Richmond to New Orleans, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $316.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Richmond to New Orleans (RIC to MSY)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Richmond to New Orleans based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

Cheapest Day To Fly from Richmond to New Orleans

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Richmond to New Orleans.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$330 $275 $275 $330 $334 $333 $330

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Richmond to New Orleans

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Richmond to New Orleans.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Richmond New Orleans American 6/15/16 6/21/16 1 $385
July Richmond New Orleans American 7/4/16 7/12/16 1 $385
August Richmond New Orleans American 8/23/16 8/27/16 1 $275
September Richmond New Orleans American 9/1/16 9/4/16 1 $275
October Richmond New Orleans American 10/8/16 10/15/16 1 $275
November Richmond New Orleans American 11/7/16 11/14/16 1 $330
December Richmond New Orleans American 12/8/16 12/12/16 1 $275
February Richmond New Orleans American 2/26/17 3/2/17 2 $435
TIPSave $34 by flying into Pensacola instead of New Orleans from Richmond

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Richmond to New Orleans (RIC to MSY)

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 New Orleans. 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 New Orleans is $201.

The average price for round trip flights from Richmond to New Orleans is $391.

Richmond to New Orleans Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Richmond to New Orleans?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Richmond to New Orleans (RIC to MSY) Number of flights searched: 90Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:40 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Richmond to New Orleans with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Richmond to New Orleans.

Richmond to New Orleans
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHL X X X X X X X
Delta LGA X X X X X X X
United EWR X X X X X X X
Southwest ATL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Richmond and New Orleans, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Richmond - RIC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Richmond to Atlanta American, United $161

Cheap Domestic Flights to New Orleans - MSY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to New Orleans American, JetBlue, United $203
Philadelphia to New Orleans American, Frontier, United $108
Baltimore to New Orleans American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $185
Raleigh - Durham to New Orleans American, Frontier, United $298
Norfolk to New Orleans American, United $275
Greensboro - High Point to New Orleans American, Alaska, United $361
Harrisburg to New Orleans American, United $369
Newport News to New Orleans American $337
Fayetteville to New Orleans American, United $346
Roanoke to New Orleans American $369
Greenville to New Orleans American $477
Jacksonville to New Orleans American $389
Charlottesville to New Orleans American, United $300
Lynchburg to New Orleans American $405
New Bern to New Orleans American $409
Philadelphia to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $99
Baltimore to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $137
Philadelphia to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $99
Washington to Atlanta American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $147
Washington to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $202
Baltimore to Dallas - Ft Worth American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $157
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Washington to Houston American, Alaska, United $213
Philadelphia to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $108
Raleigh - Durham to Atlanta American, Frontier $68
Baltimore to Gulfport American, United $369
Baltimore to Houston American, Spirit, United $177
Washington to New York American, JetBlue, United $162
Washington to Baton Rouge American, United $363
Cheap Flights from Richmond to New Orleans, LA, United States, from $275 Round trip from RIC to MSY