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Airfares from $63 One Way, $135 Round Trip from Richmond to Atlanta

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More About Flying To Atlanta from Richmond

Route Information for Flights from Richmond to Atlanta

Origin Airport IATA Code RIC
Destination Airport IATA Code ATL
Distance 480 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Air France, LATAM Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, ITA Airways, Korean Air, WestJet, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival 12:38PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:50AM UTC

Finding Flights from Richmond to Atlanta

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.

Atlanta Airport Information

Most of the visitors to Atlanta fly into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Hartsfield-Jackson is located 11 miles south of Atlanta, with easy access to the city via I-85. On your next visit, use Orbitz.com to book your budget flights to Atlanta, and you will be able to choose from any of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport.

Ground Transportation in Atlanta

The most economical means of transportation into the city is via the MARTA, Atlanta's local train service. You can board the MARTA at the station, near the baggage claim area. Twenty minutes and $2.50 later, you'll be checking into your hotel in downtown Atlanta. Taxi service is available at the yellow bus aisle right outside of baggage claim. Expect fares into the city to cost roughly $30. If you used Orbitz.com to purchase your air ticket, consider bundling in a rental car or choosing a hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Atlanta Area Weather Information

Atlanta's winters are mild, with average temperatures in the 40s and 50s, but summer temperatures can soar up to the 90s, with extreme humidity making it feel even hotter. July is the rainiest month of the year, so be sure to pack a rain slicker or umbrella in case you run into showers.

What to Do in Atlanta

Atlanta combines the elegance and charm of the south with big city living. Whether you are a history buff, urban adventurer or outdoor enthusiast, you will have plenty of choices to put into your planner for your Atlanta visit. Consider a trip to Turner Field, enjoy the nightlife in Buckhead, visit Olympic Park or take a bike tour of the city. Whatever you choose to do while you are there, remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you plan to look for flights to Atlanta.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Richmond to Atlanta now?
If you’re wondering about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Richmond to Atlanta, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Richmond to Atlanta?
You bet there are, which is awesome news if you’re not a big fan of swapping planes en route. Delta and Southwest Airlines fly nonstop from Richmond Intl. Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl. Airport (ATL).
What is the shortest flight from Richmond to Atlanta?
The trip from Richmond to Atlanta can be as fast as 1 hour and 35 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not book an impulsive getaway?
What airlines fly from Richmond to Atlanta most frequently?
Delta (DL) is one of the carriers with the most flights from Richmond Intl. Airport to ATL. It offers 230 services each month on this route. Taking off on a vacation is one of life’s biggest pleasures, and this airline will get you to your destination quickly and safely. Southwest Airlines (WN) also operates services from Richmond to Atlanta. It’s another excellent option and offers 60 flights each month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Atlanta?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Atlanta have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Atlanta with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Atlanta without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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