Richmond to Philadelphia Flights
Selected fares from Richmond to Philadelphia
|RIC||PHL||Sun, Apr 13 - Mon, Apr 14||$282|
|RIC||PHL||Tue, Mar 11 - Thu, Mar 13||$414|
Richmond and Philadelphia airports and terminals
Airports in Richmond VA, US
Intl (Byrd Field) (RIC)
Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles
Carriers for flights from RIC to PHL
CarriersAmerican Airlines, US Airways
Cheap flights from Richmond to Philadelphia
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
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Cheapest weekend flights in April from Richmond to Philadelphia
|Leave Fri, Apr 25||Richmond (RIC)||Philadelphia (PHL)||United Airlines||
|Return Sun, Apr 27||Philadelphia (PHL)||Richmond (RIC)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in April from Richmond to Philadelphia
|Leave Sun, Apr 13||Richmond (RIC)||Philadelphia (PHL)||United Airlines||
|Return Mon, Apr 14||Philadelphia (PHL)||Richmond (RIC)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Richmond to Philadelphia
|Leave Fri, May 23||Richmond (RIC)||Philadelphia (PHL)||AirTran Airways||
|Return Sat, May 31||Philadelphia (PHL)||Richmond (RIC)||AirTran Airways|
Fly from Richmond to Philadelphia
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
- 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.
Philadelphia Airport Information
The Philadelphia International Airport, the primary airport serving the greater Philadelphia area, is located roughly 7 miles southwest of the city, with easy access via I-95, I-76 or Route 291. Travelers who book their flights to Philadelphia through Orbitz.com will have their pick of any of the major air passenger carriers that service the airport.
Ground Transportation in Philadelphia
Public transportation is available from the airport to the downtown area via SEPTA bus or rail service. Although share-a-ride, shuttle, private car and limousine services are available, many visitors to Philadelphia take a taxi into the city. If you take a taxi from the airport to downtown Philadelphia, you will be charged a flat rate of $28.50. For other destinations, expect to pay a fee of $2.70 plus $2.30 per mile. Book your air tickets through Orbitz.com, and you may be able to bundle in a bargain rate on a rental car or find a Philadelphia hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.
Philadelphia Weather Information
Philadelphia is subject to cold winters, with temperatures in the mid-20s to low 40s. Summers are hot and humid, with temperatures that can soar into the 90s. Expect snow accumulation in the winter months, and be sure to bring your parka and a warm, comfortable pair of boots.
What to Do in Philadelphia
Philadelphia may be a bit of a college town, but it is also a mecca for history buffs. You'll want to be sure to visit Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the Betsy Ross House and Franklin Square. Enjoy your trip to Philadelphia, and remember to use Orbitz.com when you are ready to book flights to Philadelphia for your return visit.
Interesting facts about flights from Richmond to Philadelphia
- 12 direct flights are operating from Richmond to Philadelphia today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 7m.
- American Airlines flight 3883 (1:47 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's earliest available flight from Richmond to Philadelphia.
- American Airlines flight 4755 (11:45 AM GMT, De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8-300) is today's latest available flight from Richmond to Philadelphia.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Richmond to Philadelphia (American Airlines flight 3833, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 1h 1m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Richmond to Philadelphia (American Airlines flight 4737, De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8) takes 1h 12m.
- Flights from Intl (Byrd Field) (RIC) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Richmond and Philadelphia
|Embraer 170||US Airways|
|De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8||US Airways, American Airlines|
|Canadair Regional Jet||US Airways, American Airlines|
|De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8-300||American Airlines, US Airways|
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