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The cheapest times to fly from RIC to ABY are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th 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 RIC to ABY is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $536 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $233 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to Albany

Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to Albany, GA (ABY) will usually cost between $236 to $445 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $278. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $409. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $130 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $323 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to ABY flight.

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

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RIC to ABY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIC to ABY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Richmond. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $101 (26%) 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 $276. Return trip prices are from the ABY to RIC 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 RIC to ABY 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 0 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 RIC to ABY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, GA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from ABY
  • Usually 18.76% less expensive than ABY
  • Nonstop flights available

See RIC to ATL flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Southwest Georgia Regional Airport to Richmond International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 568 miles or 914 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to ABY flight is about 2 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Richmond, VA and Albany, GA?

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

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeRIC
Origination airport nameRichmond International Airport
CityRichmond, VA
Countrythe United States
Latitude37.5
Longitude-77.3

Return Airport

Destination codeABY
Destination airport nameSouthwest Georgia Regional Airport
CityAlbany, GA
Countrythe United States
Latitude31.5
Longitude-84.2

 

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