The cheapest times to fly from RIC to FLG are
- January 1st to February 25th
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
- December 3rd to December 16th
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 FLG is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1199 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $334 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.
When to Fly to Grand Canyon Village
Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) will usually cost between $357 to $738 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $378. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $648. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $270 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $445 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to FLG flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RIC to FLG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RIC to FLG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Richmond. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FLG, and Wednesday 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 $226 (35%) 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 $394. Return trip prices are from the FLG to RIC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from RIC to FLG 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 25 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 FLG while comparing.
- 120 miles (193 km) away from FLG
- Usually 14.61% less expensive than FLG
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RIC to FLG? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Richmond International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1908 miles or 3071 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RIC to FLG?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to FLG flight is about 4 hour 25 minutes.
How many flights go between Richmond, VA and Flagstaff, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from RIC to FLG.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Richmond International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Flagstaff Pulliam Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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