The cheapest times to fly from RIC to UVF are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 13th to December 16th (except the weeks of August 20th and November 19th)

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 UVF is early September. Prices can be as high as $1385 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $625 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Saint Lucia

Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to St. Lucia (UVF) will usually cost between $682 to $971 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $679. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1089. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $411 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $859 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to UVF flight.

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

RIC to UVF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIC to UVF flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Richmond. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to UVF, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into RIC. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Saint Lucia, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Richmond. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $90 (9%) 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 $808. Return trip prices are from the UVF 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 UVF 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 27 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 UVF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI) in Barbados/Bridgetown

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from UVF
  • Usually 32.85% less expensive than UVF
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIC to BGI flights

Destination alternative #2: Maurice Bishop International Airport (GND) in Grenada

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from UVF
  • Usually 19.92% less expensive than UVF
  • 1-layover flights available

See RIC to GND flights


Flight Hacking RIC to UVF

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 UVF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (RIC > JFK > UVF)

  • Price for both tickets: $710
  • Average savings: $149 (17.3%)

See RIC to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (RIC > LGA > UVF)

  • Price for both tickets: $716
  • Average savings: $143 (16.66%)

See RIC to LGA flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (RIC > MIA > UVF)

  • Price for both tickets: $744
  • Average savings: $115 (13.4%)

See RIC to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, JetBlue, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1926 miles or 3100 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to UVF flight is about 4 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Richmond, VA and St. Lucia?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from RIC to UVF.


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 UVF
Destination airport name Hewanorra International Airport
City St. Lucia
Country St Lucia
Latitude 13.7
Longitude -61


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