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The cheapest times to fly from RIC to FAR are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • August 6th to October 7th
  • October 22nd 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 FAR is early December. Prices can be as high as $641 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $308 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Fargo

Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to Fargo, ND (FAR) will usually cost between $311 to $515 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $342. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $482. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $141 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $369 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to FAR flight.

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

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RIC to FAR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIC to FAR 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 $0.19, 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 $141 (30%) 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 $326. Return trip prices are from the FAR 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 FAR 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 7 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 FAR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Thief River Falls Regional Airport (TVF) in Thief River Falls, MN

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from FAR
  • Usually 1.36% less expensive than FAR
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIC to TVF flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1186 miles or 1909 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to FAR flight is about 3 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Richmond, VA and Fargo, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from RIC to FAR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code RIC
Origination airport name Richmond International Airport
City Richmond, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.5
Longitude -77.3

Return Airport

Destination code FAR
Destination airport name Hector International Airport
City Fargo, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -96.8

 

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