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Richmond to Philadelphia Flights

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Selected fares from Richmond to Philadelphia

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
RIC PHL Wed, Oct 1 - Fri, Oct 3 $298
RIC PHL Wed, Oct 1 - Fri, Oct 3 $348
RIC PHL Wed, Oct 1 - Fri, Oct 3 $352
RIC PHL Wed, Oct 1 - Fri, Oct 3 $415
RIC PHL Wed, Oct 1 - Fri, Oct 3 $576

Richmond and Philadelphia 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

    Carriers for flights from RIC to PHL

    Carriers
    American Airlines, US Airways
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Airports in Philadelphia PA, US
map of airports in Philadelphia
  • 1

    Philadelphia Airport (PHL)

    Distance from City Center: 6.2 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from RIC to PHL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal C US Airways
    Terminal F American Airlines, US Airways
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Cheap flights from Richmond to Philadelphia

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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Philadelphia Airport

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Hampton Inn Philadelphia-International Airport

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Fairfield Inn by Marriott Philadelphia Airport

3 stars
3.6 / 5 47 reviews

8800 Bartram Ave. Map

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Courtyard by Marriott Philadelphia Airport

3 stars
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Richmond to Philadelphia

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 3 Richmond (RIC) Philadelphia (PHL) Delta Air Lines $342
Earn $3.42
Return Sun, Oct 5 Philadelphia (PHL) Richmond (RIC) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Richmond to Philadelphia

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 1 Richmond (RIC) Philadelphia (PHL) Delta Air Lines $298
Earn $2.98
Return Fri, Oct 3 Philadelphia (PHL) Richmond (RIC) Delta Air Lines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Richmond to Philadelphia

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Nov 14 Richmond (RIC) Philadelphia (PHL) jetBlue $265
Earn $2.65
Return Sun, Nov 16 Philadelphia (PHL) Richmond (RIC) jetBlue

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Richmond to Philadelphia

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Nov 14 Richmond (RIC) Philadelphia (PHL) jetBlue $265
Earn $2.65
Return Sun, Nov 16 Philadelphia (PHL) Richmond (RIC) jetBlue
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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
  • 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.

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

    • 16 direct flights are operating from Richmond to Philadelphia today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 1m.
    • American Airlines flight 4124 (12:45 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's earliest available flight from Richmond to Philadelphia.
    • American Airlines flight 5171 (2:15 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Richmond to Philadelphia.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Richmond to Philadelphia (American Airlines flight 4092, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 0h 54m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Richmond to Philadelphia (American Airlines flight 4883, De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8-300) takes 1h 13m.
    • Flights from Intl (Byrd Field) (RIC) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Richmond and Philadelphia

Equipment Carrier
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