The cheapest times to fly from RIC to YXE are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of February 5th and February 19th)
  • April 16th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 29th, 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 YXE is late January. Prices can be as high as $1009 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $415 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Saskatoon

Flying from Richmond, VA (RIC) to Saskatoon (YXE) will usually cost between $447 to $816 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $470. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $807. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $337 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $634 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RIC to YXE flight.

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

RIC to YXE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RIC to YXE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Richmond. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is 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 $158 (22%) 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 $544. Return trip prices are from the YXE 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 YXE 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 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking RIC to YXE

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 YXE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (RIC > LGA > YXE)

  • Price for both tickets: $552
  • Average savings: $83 (13.01%)

See RIC to LGA flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (RIC > BOS > YXE)

  • Price for both tickets: $594
  • Average savings: $41 (6.39%)

See RIC to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, Emirates, Korean Air, Qantas, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John G Diefenbaker International Airport to Richmond International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1741 miles or 2802 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RIC to YXE flight is about 4 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Richmond, VA and Saskatoon?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from RIC to YXE.


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 YXE
Destination airport name John G Diefenbaker International Airport
City Saskatoon
Country Canada
Latitude 52.2
Longitude -106.7


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