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Flights from Richmond to Washington, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:29 AM

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Richmond to Washington Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:29 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Richmond to Washington. United frequently offer the best deals on Richmond to Washington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
RICWAS
Thu 11/3
2 stops
WASRIC
Thu 11/10
2 stops
$340
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How Much is a Flight from Richmond to Washington?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Richmond to Washington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $532.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Richmond to Washington?

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 Washington 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 Washington?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $722 $730
7-14 days $809 $620
14-21 days $0 $620
21-30 days $369 $386
30-60 days $369 $340
60-90 days $0 $0
90+ days $389 $491

Cheapest Day To Fly from Richmond to Washington

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Richmond to Washington is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$529 $416 $449 $340 $369 $809 $806

Compare Flight Prices from Richmond to Washington 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 Washington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Richmond Washington United 9/29/16 10/6/16 0 $722
October Richmond Washington United 10/28/16 11/4/16 0 $369
November Richmond Washington United 11/3/16 11/10/16 2 $340
January Richmond Washington United 1/3/17 1/9/17 1 $589
April Richmond Washington United 4/10/17 4/25/17 0 $389
July Richmond Washington United 7/1/17 7/15/17 0 $408

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Richmond to Washington

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$386
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$386

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Richmond to Washington

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 Washington is $340.

The average price for direct flights from Richmond to Washington is $369.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Richmond to Washington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:25 15:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Richmond to Washington

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 Washington. 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 Washington is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Richmond to Washington is $340.

Richmond to Washington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Richmond to Washington?
Answer: The average Richmond to Washington flight time is 52 minutes.
Question: How far is Washington from Richmond?
Answer: The distance from Richmond to Washington is 99 miles (159 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Richmond to Washington?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Richmond to Washington.
Question: What are the most popular Richmond airlines for direct flights from Richmond to Washington?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Richmond and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Richmond to Washington?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Richmond flying to Washington Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:29 AMNumber of routes searched: 71Number of itineraries searched: 8,345

Wondering which airlines fly out of Richmond to Washington? We've gathered the average price of Richmond airlines with flights to Washington. 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 Washington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American LGA
American CLT
American PHL
American DTW
JetBlue BOS
United EWR

Richmond to Washington Airports

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

Farecompare Research Tools

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Richmond - RIC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Richmond to Baltimore American, United $282
Flights from Richmond to New York American, Delta $228

Cheap Domestic Flights to Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Raleigh - Durham to Washington Delta, United $127
Flights from Philadelphia to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Norfolk to Washington American, United $215
Flights from Greensboro - High Point to Washington United $207
Flights from Baltimore to WashingtonCheck Dates
Flights from Roanoke to Washington United $383
Flights from Harrisburg to Washington United $360
Flights from New Bern to Washington American, Delta $181
Flights from Charlottesville to Washington United $339
Flights from Newport News to Washington American $244
Flights from Raleigh - Durham to Baltimore Delta Check Dates
Flights from Raleigh - Durham to New York JetBlue, Delta, United $131
Flights from Norfolk to BaltimoreCheck Dates
Flights from Washington to BaltimoreCheck Dates
Flights from Greensboro - High Point to Baltimore American, Delta, United $335
Flights from Philadelphia to BaltimoreCheck Dates
Flights from Washington to Atlanta Delta, United $127
Flights from Fayetteville to Baltimore American, Delta $228
Flights from Jacksonville to Baltimore American, Delta $181
Flights from Roanoke to Baltimore American, Delta, United $335
Flights from Norfolk to New York American, Delta $239
Flights from Philadelphia to New York Delta Check Dates
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago American, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Raleigh - Durham to Philadelphia American, Delta, Frontier $57
Flights from Baltimore to New York Delta Check Dates
Flights from Washington to Boston American, JetBlue, Delta, United $33
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United $87

Cheap International Flights to Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Washington to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $207
Cheap Flights from Richmond to Washington