Richmond to Washington DC Flights
Selected fares from Richmond to Washington DC
|RIC||WAS||Fri, Sep 12 - Sun, Sep 14||$631|
Richmond and Washington DC 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 WAS
Cheap flights from Richmond to Washington DC
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Flights to Washington DC
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.
Washington DC Airport
Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights to Washington DC, which is served by Dulles International Airport. Dulles is located 26 miles from Washington DC, in Chantilly, Virginia. It was the first American airport designed for commercial travel. The airport offers nonstop service to 114 destinations within the United States as well as 37 international locations. Orbitz.com can help you find deals on your air ticket.
Dulles airport offers more than 24,000 public parking spaces, with most requiring an hourly fee for use. The airport provides an economy lot as well as valet parking. Visitors picking up passengers can utilize the cell phone waiting area. Dulles International Airport offers a variety of transportation options, including taxis, coaches and shuttles. Rental cars, Metrorail, and Metrobus are also convenient transportation options that are readily available. Taxi fare from the airport to downtown Washington DC costs around $20. A one-way Metrorail fare is $1.70, and a one-way Metrobus fare is $1.60.
Generally, the weather in Washington DC is mild compared to other East Coast cities. Winter temperatures can dip as low as 24°F, and the area occasionally gets snowstorms. Springtime is mild, with temperatures averaging 60°F. Summer months can get very hot, with average temperatures around 89°F. The fall temperatures often average 54°F.
Dulles Airport Restaurants
Many restaurants are available to passengers at the Dulles International Airport. Five Guys, Harry's Tap Room, Capital Grounds Coffee, California Tortilla, and Vino Volo Wine Room are just a sampling of the dining options. Checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Washington DC is your best bet for finding great deals.
Interesting facts about flights from Richmond to Washington DC
- 2 direct flights are operating from Richmond to Washington DC today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 0h 47m.
- United Airlines flight 4296 (1:35 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's earliest available flight from Richmond to Washington DC.
- United Airlines flight 5909 (10:20 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's latest available flight from Richmond to Washington DC.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Richmond to Washington DC (United Airlines flight 4296, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 0h 45m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Richmond to Washington DC (United Airlines flight 5909, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 0h 49m.
- Flights from Intl (Byrd Field) (RIC) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Richmond and Washington DC
|Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145||United Airlines|
|Canadair Regional Jet 700||United Airlines|
|Embraer RJ145||United Airlines|
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