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The cheapest times to fly from MKE to RIC are

  • August 13th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the weeks of December 10th 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 MKE to RIC is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $596 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $238 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Milwaukee, WI (MKE) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $241 to $394 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 $268. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $392. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $124 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $294 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MKE to RIC flight.

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

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MKE to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MKE to RIC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Milwaukee. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, 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 $67 (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 $272. Return trip prices are from the RIC to MKE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MKE 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 11 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 MKE to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 19.25% less expensive than RIC
  • Nonstop flights available

See MKE to RDU flights

Destination alternative #2: Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) in Charlottesville, VA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 14.82% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See MKE to CHO flights

Destination alternative #3: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 13.12% less expensive than RIC
  • Nonstop flights available

See MKE to DCA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Richmond International Airport to General Mitchell International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 672 miles or 1081 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MKE to RIC flight is about 2 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Milwaukee, WI and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from MKE to RIC.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MKE
Origination airport name General Mitchell International Airport
City Milwaukee, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -87.9

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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