The cheapest times to fly from YTZ to RIC are

  • August 13th to February 18th (except the week of December 24th)

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 YTZ to RIC is late October. Prices can be as high as $906 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $333 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Toronto (YTZ) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $367 to $711 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $371. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $662. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $291 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $471 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YTZ to RIC flight.

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

YTZ to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YTZ to RIC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Toronto. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.67, which is 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 $149 (23%) 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 $430. Return trip prices are from the RIC to YTZ 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 YTZ to RIC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 46 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 YTZ to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 42.08% less expensive than RIC
  • Nonstop flights available

See YTZ to IAD flights

Destination alternative #2: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 8.40% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YTZ to DCA flights


Flight Hacking YTZ to RIC

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 YTZ to RIC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (YTZ > BOS > RIC)

  • Price for both tickets: $457
  • Average savings: $14 (2.87%)

See YTZ to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 437 miles or 703 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YTZ to RIC flight is about 1 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Toronto and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from YTZ to RIC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYTZ
Origination airport nameBilly Bishop Toronto City Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeRIC
Destination airport nameRichmond International Airport
CityRichmond, VA
Countrythe United States


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