The cheapest times to fly from RIC to GEG are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 GEG is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1033 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $320 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Spokane

Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to Spokane, WA (GEG) will usually cost between $336 to $783 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 $394. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $690. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $296 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $484 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to GEG flight.

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

RIC to GEG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIC to GEG 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 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 $199 (32%) 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 $423. Return trip prices are from the GEG to RIC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RIC to GEG 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 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking RIC to GEG

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from RIC to GEG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (RIC > SEA > GEG)

  • Price for both tickets: $481
  • Average savings: $4 (0.72%)

See RIC to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2135 miles or 3436 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to GEG flight is about 4 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Richmond, VA and Spokane, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from RIC to GEG.


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 GEG
Destination airport name Spokane International Airport
City Spokane, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 47.6
Longitude -117.5


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