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The cheapest times to fly from CHA to RIC are

  • May 14th to July 15th
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the weeks of December 10th and December 17th)

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 CHA to RIC is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $623 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $196 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.

 

When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Chattanooga, TN (CHA) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $198 to $315 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $224. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $356. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $133 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $258 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHA to RIC flight.

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

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CHA to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHA to RIC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chattanooga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

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 $51 (18%) 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 $238. Return trip prices are from the RIC to CHA 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 CHA 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 50 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 CHA to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Woodrum Field Airport (ROA) in Roanoke, VA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 15.34% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to ROA flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 6.41% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to RDU flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to Lovell Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 471 miles or 758 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHA to RIC flight is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Chattanooga, TN and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from CHA to RIC.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code CHA
Origination airport name Lovell Field Airport
City Chattanooga, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -85.2

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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