The cheapest times to fly from HHH to RIC are

  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 2nd to July 29th
  • October 29th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 4th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from HHH to RIC is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $566 for Sunday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $196 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Hilton Head, SC (HHH) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $196 to $375 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $207. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $456. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $249 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $250 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HHH to RIC flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HHH to RIC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

HHH to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HHH to RIC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Hilton Head Island. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $115 (35%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $201. Return trip prices are from the RIC to HHH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from HHH to RIC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 43 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from HHH to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 12.80% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See HHH to RDU flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HHH to RIC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to Hilton Head Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 412 miles or 663 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HHH to RIC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HHH to RIC flight is about 1 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Hilton Head, SC and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from HHH to RIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHHH
Origination airport nameHilton Head Airport
CityHilton Head, SC
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeRIC
Destination airport nameRichmond International Airport
CityRichmond, VA
Countrythe United States


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