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The cheapest times to fly from YYC to RIC are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to September 2nd
  • October 8th to December 16th

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 YYC to RIC is early December. Prices can be as high as $758 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $296 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Richmond

Flying from Calgary (YYC) to Richmond, VA (RIC) will usually cost between $300 to $631 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $316. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $587. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $271 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $411 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YYC to RIC flight.

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

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YYC to RIC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YYC to RIC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Calgary. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 $137 (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 $367. Return trip prices are from the RIC to YYC 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 YYC to RIC 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 37 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 YYC to RIC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 16.81% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYC to BWI flights

Destination alternative #2: Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) in Charlottesville, VA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 11.57% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYC to CHO flights

Destination alternative #3: Norfolk International Airport (ORF) in Norfolk, VA

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 10.72% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYC to ORF flights

Destination alternative #4: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 8.28% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYC to DCA flights

Destination alternative #5: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 4.02% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYC to IAD flights

Destination alternative #6: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from RIC
  • Usually 3.41% less expensive than RIC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYC to RDU flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, Emirates, Qantas, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2015 miles or 3243 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YYC to RIC flight is about 4 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Calgary and Richmond, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from YYC to RIC.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeYYC
Origination airport nameCalgary International Airport
CityCalgary
CountryCanada
Latitude51.1
Longitude-114

Return Airport

Destination codeRIC
Destination airport nameRichmond International Airport
CityRichmond, VA
Countrythe United States
Latitude37.5
Longitude-77.3

 

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