The cheapest times to fly from MBJ to RIC are

  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 13th to November 25th (except the weeks of August 20th and November 12th)
  • December 24th to March 25th (except the weeks of January 1st and March 12th)

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 MBJ to RIC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1393 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $304 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Montego Bay (MBJ) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $318 to $695 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 $334. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $809. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $475 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $467 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MBJ to RIC flight.

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

MBJ to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MBJ to RIC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Montego Bay. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, 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 $122 (22%) 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 $398. Return trip prices are from the RIC to MBJ 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 MBJ 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 21 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Caribbean Airlines, Cayman Airways, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to Sangster International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1313 miles or 2113 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MBJ to RIC flight is about 3 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Montego Bay and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from MBJ to RIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MBJ
Origination airport name Sangster International Airport
City Montego Bay
Country Jamaica
Latitude 18.5
Longitude -77.9

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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