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The cheapest times to fly from RIC to FAY are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)

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 FAY is early December. Prices can be as high as $821 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $291 for Wednesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Fayetteville

Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to Fayetteville, NC (FAY) will usually cost between $291 to $372 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 $291. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $381. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $90 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $299 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to FAY flight.

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

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RIC to FAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIC to FAY 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 $0.96, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FAY, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into RIC. 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 $35 (11%) 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 $294. Return trip prices are from the FAY 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 FAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 20 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 FAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in Columbia, SC

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 12.56% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIC to CAE flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 2.18% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIC to RDU flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport to Richmond International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 194 miles or 312 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to FAY flight is about 1 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Richmond, VA and Fayetteville, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from RIC to FAY.

 

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 FAY
Destination airport name Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport
City Fayetteville, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -78.9

 

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