The cheapest times to fly from BJI to RIC are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 9th and May 14th)
  • October 22nd to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 BJI to RIC is early December. Prices can be as high as $787 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $286 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Bemidji, MN (BJI) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $314 to $692 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 $353. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $682. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $329 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $458 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BJI to RIC flight.

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

BJI to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BJI to RIC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bemidji. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RIC, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BJI. 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 $144 (27%) 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 $385. Return trip prices are from the RIC to BJI 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 BJI 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 3 hour 1 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 BJI to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 11.35% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See BJI to BWI flights

Destination alternative #2: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 6.99% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See BJI to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to Bemidji Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1128 miles or 1815 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BJI to RIC flight is about 3 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Bemidji, MN 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 BJI to RIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BJI
Origination airport name Bemidji Regional Airport
City Bemidji, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -94.9

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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