The cheapest times to fly from SJD to RIC are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • March 19th to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 2nd to July 29th

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 SJD to RIC is early December. Prices can be as high as $2095 for Thursday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $590 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from San Jose del Cabo (SJD) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $590 to $926 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $592. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2095. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1503 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $621 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJD to RIC flight.

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

SJD to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJD to RIC flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from San José del Cabo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RIC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SJD. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Richmond, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to San José del Cabo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $75 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $632. Return trip prices are from the RIC to SJD 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 SJD 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 4 hour 52 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 SJD to RIC while comparing.

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

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 15.70% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJD to RDU flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 14.98% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJD to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 10.55% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJD to DCA flights

Destination alternative #4: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 9.82% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJD to IAD flights

Destination alternative #5: Pitt Greenville Airport (PGV) in Greenville, NC

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 0.32% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJD to PGV flights


Flight Hacking SJD to RIC

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SJD to RIC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (SJD > MEX > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $512
  • Average savings: $110 (17.63%)

See SJD to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to Los Cabos International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2156 miles or 3470 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJD to RIC flight is about 4 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between San Jose del Cabo and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SJD to RIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SJD
Origination airport name Los Cabos International Airport
City San Jose del Cabo
Country Mexico
Latitude 23.2
Longitude -109.7

Return Airport

Destination code RIC
Destination airport name Richmond International Airport
City Richmond, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.5
Longitude -77.3


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