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The cheapest times to fly from RIC to FNT are

  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the week of December 17th)

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 FNT is mid January. Prices can be as high as $666 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $265 for Tuesday flights around mid January.

 

When to Fly to Flint

Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to Flint, MI (FNT) will usually cost between $266 to $456 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $306. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $428. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $123 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $325 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to FNT flight.

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

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RIC to FNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIC to FNT 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 $0.4, which is a bit above 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 $97 (25%) 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 $290. Return trip prices are from the FNT 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 FNT 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 54 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 FNT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 9.86% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIC to TOL flights

Destination alternative #2: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 9.71% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIC to CLE flights

Destination alternative #3: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 1.39% less expensive than FNT
  • Nonstop flights available

See RIC to DTW flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 507 miles or 816 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to FNT flight is about 1 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Richmond, VA and Flint, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from RIC to FNT.

 

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 FNT
Destination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7

 

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