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Richmond to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) Flights

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Selected fares from Richmond to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
RIC KOA Wed, Aug 19 - Wed, Aug 26 $1,080
RIC KOA Wed, Aug 19 - Wed, Aug 26 $1,096
RIC KOA Wed, Aug 19 - Wed, Aug 26 $1,099
RIC KOA Thu, Aug 6 - Thu, Aug 20 $1,196

Richmond and Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) airports and terminals

Airports in Richmond VA, US
map of airports in Richmond
  • 1

    Intl (Byrd Field) (RIC)

    Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles

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Airports in Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) HI, US
map of airports in Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)
  • 1

    Keahole (KOA)

    Distance from City Center: 3.4 miles

  • 2

    Hilo International (ITO)

    Distance from City Center: 63.2 miles

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Hilo Seaside Hotel

2 stars
3.6 / 5 257 reviews

126 Banyan Drive Map

Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access

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Hilo Naniloa Hotel, a LITE Hotel

2 stars
3.0 / 5 146 reviews

93 Banyan Drive Map

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Hilo Bay Hotel (Uncle Billy's Hawaiian Family Resorts)

2 stars
2.9 / 5 94 reviews

87 Banyan Drive Map

Includes Daily Continental Breakfast

...Island-style hotel on Hilo Bay shares aloha with free daily breakfast.... Hilo International Airport (1.8 mi/2.8 km) Attractions.... More

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Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel

3 stars
3.4 / 5 209 reviews

71 Banyan Drive Map

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...Island-style hotel on Hilo waterfront offers value and volcano views.... Hilo International Airport (3.6 mi/5.7 km) Attractions.... More

Kona Village Resort

3 stars
4.3 / 5 12 reviews

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Kona Village features 125 spacious Hawaiian Bungalows spread across a 82-acre natural seaside oasis. Guestrooms offer a choice of picturesque garden views, tranquil lagoon settings and dramatic... More

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Kona Seaside Hotel

2 stars
3.5 / 5 229 reviews

75-5646 Palani Road Map

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...Kona International Airport (9.3 mi/14.9 km) Attractions.... More

January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Richmond to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 2 Richmond (RIC) Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA) US Airways $1,144
Earn $11.44
Return Wed, Jan 7 Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA) Richmond (RIC) US Airways
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Flights to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)

Flying From Richmond International Airport

Researching cheap flights from Richmond, VA, is simple when you use the tools offered by Orbitz.com. The site makes it easy to search for plane tickets from a number of airlines, helping you get a great deal. Located seven miles southeast of the city, the airport offers services to destinations around the US and abroad from a wide range of major airlines:

  • Air Canada
  • AirTran
  • American
  • Bahamasair
  • Delta
  • JetBlue
  • United
  • US Airways

Getting to Richmond International Airport

It is easy to reach the airport from two major Richmond area highways. If traveling on Interstate 64, take exit 197A, and if driving on Interstate 295, use exit 31.

A variety of parking options are available at the airport. Economy parking is a bargain at $7 per day, and it requires riding on a shuttle from the parking lot to the terminal. Daily surface and garage parking is found within walking distance of the building, and this is $12 per day. For the ultimate in convenience, valet parking at $20 per day is available. Off-site parking is also available near the airport at businesses like Park 'N Go.

In addition to driving your own vehicle, the airport can be reached by taxis and limousines. City bus routes 7 and 56 also offer a ride to the airport from downtown Richmond for just $1.50.

Amenities at the Airport

A variety of restaurants offer food service at the airport. Caribou Coffee has locations in concourse A and B and offers breakfast items to complement its beverage offerings. Vito's Market and Sam Adams Celebrates Richmond are two other fine options. If time is an issue, grabbing a snack to bring on board your flight from Hudson News may be worth considering. Fliers using Richmond International Airport can use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Richmond to their destinations.

Traveling to Kona

Kona is the westernmost district on the Big Island of Hawaii and the shortened name for the city of Kailua-Kona. The Kona International Airport at Keahole located at 73-200 Kupipi St. services residents and visitors of the city looking for cheap flights to Kona. Airlines operating out of Kona include Air Canada, Delta Airlines, American Airlines and US Airways, among others. The airport is about seven miles from Kailua and still maintains an open-air design that takes full advantage of the beautiful Hawaii weather.

Transportation From the Kona International Airport

Travel to Kailua-Kona from the Kona International Airport is provided primarily by taxi or rental car, with shuttle services available to resorts in the area and limited bus services through the Hawaii County Mass Transit Agency for $1.00. Round-trip shuttle services are available for about $48, with trips taking approximately 15 minutes, and taxis are about $25 one way to the downtown area.

The Weather in Kona

The weather in Kona is tropical with warm temperatures lasting throughout the year. The average low in the coldest month of January only reaches 66 degrees Fahrenheit, with average highs in the warmest month of August only reaching 88 degrees. Rainfall is light and brief, so dress can be as lightweight as desired while in the region.

Things to Do in Kona

Kona is a tourist's paradise with beautiful beaches to relax in as you enjoy warm ocean breezes and beautiful sunsets. For those who want a more challenging time in Kona though, there's always the Ironman World Championship Triathlon in October. To race in the work championship, you'll first have to qualify through one of the many qualification races held around the world. Watching the race is free though, and it is often worth the price of one of the cheap flights to Kona available through Orbitz.com.