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Fares from $45 One Way, $90 Round Trip from Richmond to Atlanta

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Route Information for Flights from Richmond to Atlanta

Origin Airport IATA CodeRIC
Destination Airport IATA CodeATL
Distance480 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Air France, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Aeromexico, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival12:58PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival11:30PM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 11, 2020

Love the app

Feb 12, 2020

Love the tv in the headrest, makes the flight go bye fast when you can watch movies, great staff, great service, that's why I changed from American Airlines, and got your credit card as well

Jan 14, 2020

Great service!

Jan 2, 2020

Love the wheel chair service

Dec 25, 2019

Happy Holidays

Dec 15, 2019

Loved it

Nov 16, 2019

Good staff

Sep 19, 2019

Flight was good. The only thing that I was mad at is that my husband and I were not seated together and the flights were booked at the same time!!!

Aug 31, 2019

Agreed to courtesy bag check due to space limitations, bag was broken upon arrival

Jul 27, 2019

Passenger was I'll before take off. The incident was well handled by Deltanstaff

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.

Flights from Richmond to Atlanta - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Richmond to Atlanta?

Yes, you'll be pleased to hear that you can jet straight from Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.) to Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.). Direct flights can be booked with Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Richmond to Atlanta?

The journey from Richmond to Atlanta can be as quick as 1 hour and 27 minutes. With a short and sweet flight time like this, why not take off on a spur-of-the-moment getaway?

What airlines fly from Richmond (and vicinity) to Atlanta (and vicinity) most frequently?

The carriers that fly the most frequently between Richmond, VA Airport (RIC-Richmond Intl.) and Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) include Delta (DL). This well-known option offers 230 flights on the route each month. Southwest Airlines (WN) also flies from Richmond (and vicinity) to Atlanta (and vicinity). It's another reputable choice and offers 78 flights every 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.