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Cheap Flights from Richmond to San Francisco, CA, United States - RIC to SFO Last modified: May 31, 2016 1:44 PM

Popular flights from Richmond to San Francisco Last modified: May 31, 2016 1:44 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.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 11, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 $855
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $423
Aug 27, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $423
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $423
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $423
Sep 8, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $423
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 28, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $426
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $426
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $426
Aug 27, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $426
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $426
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $426

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Richmond to San Francisco (RIC to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Richmond to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $428.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Richmond to San Francisco (RIC to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Richmond to San Francisco 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 San Francisco

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$423 $426 $437 $423 $430 $423 $430

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Richmond to San Francisco

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Richmond to San Francisco.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Richmond San Francisco United 6/14/16 6/23/16 1 $440
July Richmond San Francisco American 7/26/16 8/2/16 1 $437
August Richmond San Francisco American 8/25/16 8/30/16 1 $423
September Richmond San Francisco American 9/3/16 9/8/16 1 $423
October Richmond San Francisco American 10/6/16 10/11/16 1 $423
November Richmond San Francisco American 11/1/16 11/5/16 1 $423
December Richmond San Francisco American 12/24/16 1/6/17 1 $438
February Richmond San Francisco United 2/25/17 2/27/17 1 $532

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Richmond to San Francisco (RIC to SFO)

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is $297.

The average price for round trip flights from Richmond to San Francisco is $615.

Richmond to San Francisco 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 San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines Flying from Richmond to San Francisco (RIC to SFO) Number of flights searched: 201Last modified: May 31, 2016 1:44 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Richmond to San Francisco 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 San Francisco.

Richmond to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW X X X X X X X
American DFW / PHX X X X X X X X
JetBlue BOS X X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta DTW / SLC X X X X X X X
United IAH X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Richmond and San Francisco, 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 Oakland American, United $556

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $244
Philadelphia to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $262
Baltimore to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $412
Raleigh - Durham to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $407
Norfolk to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $420
Greensboro - High Point to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $404
Harrisburg to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Roanoke to San Francisco American, United $425
Lynchburg to San Francisco American $457
Charlottesville to San Francisco American, United $391
Jacksonville to San Francisco American $512
Fayetteville to San Francisco American, United $331
New Bern to San Francisco American $459
Greenville to San Francisco American $408
Newport News to San Francisco American $436
Washington to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $408
Philadelphia to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $378
Baltimore to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit $386
Raleigh - Durham to Oakland American, Alaska, United $430
Washington to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $336
Norfolk to Oakland American, United $592
Baltimore to San Jose American, Alaska, United $336
Washington to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $240
Harrisburg to Oakland American, Alaska, United $568
Philadelphia to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $403
Philadelphia to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $262
Greensboro - High Point to Oakland American, Alaska, United $597
Baltimore to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $237
Jacksonville to Oakland American $727
Cheap Flights from Richmond to San Francisco, CA, United States, from $423 Round trip from RIC to SFO