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The cheapest times to fly from FPO to RIC are

  • January 8th to April 22nd
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 FPO to RIC is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1601 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $345 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Freeport (FPO) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $380 to $1395 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $450. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1601. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1151 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $612 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FPO to RIC flight.

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

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FPO to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FPO to RIC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Freeport. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above 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 $209 (24%) 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 $588. Return trip prices are from the RIC to FPO 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 FPO 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 2 hour 21 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 FPO to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 14.05% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See FPO to DCA flights

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

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 0.82% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See FPO to RDU flights

 

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

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (FPO > FLL > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $489
  • Average savings: $124 (20.18%)

See FPO to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (FPO > MIA > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $549
  • Average savings: $64 (10.38%)

See FPO to FLL flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (FPO > MCO > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $569
  • Average savings: $44 (7.11%)

See FPO to MCO flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Bahamasair, Delta, JetBlue, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to Grand Bahama International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 760 miles or 1223 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FPO to RIC flight is about 2 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Freeport 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 FPO to RIC.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code FPO
Origination airport name Grand Bahama International Airport
City Freeport
Country The Bahamas
Latitude 26.6
Longitude -78.7

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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