The cheapest times to fly from CNY to RIC are

  • November 5th to April 29th (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 CNY to RIC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1623 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $367 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Moab, UT (CNY) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $367 to $872 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $371. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1623. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1252 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $672 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CNY to RIC flight.

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

CNY to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CNY to RIC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Moab. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $146 (20%) 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 $540. Return trip prices are from the RIC to CNY 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 CNY 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 8 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 CNY to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norfolk International Airport (ORF) in Norfolk, VA

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 5.95% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CNY to ORF flights

Destination alternative #2: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 2.68% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See CNY to IAD flights


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

Hack #1: Denver, CO (CNY > DEN > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $134 (19.87%)

See CNY to DEN flights

Hack #2: Minneapolis, MN (CNY > MSP > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $640
  • Average savings: $33 (4.84%)

See CNY to MSP flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $657
  • Average savings: $16 (2.31%)

See CNY to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CNY 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 Canyonlands Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1755 miles or 2824 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CNY to RIC flight is about 4 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Moab, UT 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 CNY to RIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CNY
Origination airport name Canyonlands Field Airport
City Moab, UT
Country the United States
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -109.8

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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