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The cheapest times to fly from CDG to RIC are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to July 1st (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 29th to December 9th

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 CDG to RIC is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1803 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $663 for Tuesday flights around mid May.

 

When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Paris (CDG) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $730 to $1460 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $705. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1571. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $866 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $816 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CDG to RIC flight.

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

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CDG to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CDG to RIC flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below 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 to Richmond, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Paris. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $101 (10%) 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 $871. Return trip prices are from the RIC to CDG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CDG 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 8 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 CDG to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 37.50% less expensive than RIC
  • Nonstop flights available

See CDG to IAD flights

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

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 34.74% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to DCA flights

Destination alternative #3: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 36.21% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to BWI flights

Destination alternative #4: Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (SHD) in Staunton, VA

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 9.93% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to SHD flights

Destination alternative #5: Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field Airport (LYH) in Lynchburg, VA

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 4.17% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to LYH flights

Destination alternative #6: Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY) in Salisbury, MD

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 2.08% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CDG to SBY flights

 

Flight Hacking CDG 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 CDG to RIC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (CDG > JFK > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $277 (33.95%)

See CDG to BOS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (CDG > BOS > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $550
  • Average savings: $267 (32.66%)

See CDG to JFK flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (CDG > LGA > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $561
  • Average savings: $255 (31.25%)

See CDG to LGA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3907 miles or 6288 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CDG to RIC flight is about 8 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from CDG to RIC.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeCDG
Origination airport nameParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
CityParis
CountryFrance
Latitude49
Longitude2.6

Return Airport

Destination codeRIC
Destination airport nameRichmond International Airport
CityRichmond, VA
Countrythe United States
Latitude37.5
Longitude-77.3

 

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