The cheapest times to fly from OAX to RIC are

  • January 15th to February 25th
  • April 16th to August 5th (except the weeks of April 23rd and June 25th)

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 OAX to RIC is early August. Prices can be as high as $1772 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $318 for Wednesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Oaxaca (OAX) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $318 to $945 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $360. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $883. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $523 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $501 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAX to RIC flight.

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

OAX to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAX to RIC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Oaxaca. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RIC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into OAX. 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 $185 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $429. Return trip prices are from the RIC to OAX 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 OAX 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 18 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Mexico City (OAX > MEX > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $485
  • Average savings: $17 (3.29%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1843 miles or 2966 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAX to RIC flight is about 4 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Oaxaca and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from OAX to RIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OAX
Origination airport name Xoxocotlan International Airport
City Oaxaca
Country Mexico
Latitude 17
Longitude -96.7

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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