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Airfares from $115 One Way, $331 Round Trip from Richmond to Punta Cana

Prices starting at $331 for return flights and $115 for one-way flights to Punta Cana were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Plan Your Trip from Richmond to Punta Cana

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.

Vacation in Punta Cana

Punta Cana is located in the Dominican Republic and is best known for its white-sand beaches along the Caribbean and Atlantic Oceans. Trying to find bargain flights to Punta Cana can be a daunting and challenging task for an individual but not with Orbitz.com. It compares the fares on most airlines, ensuring you receive the best deals available, helping you stay on budget.

Punta Cana Airport Information

The Punta Cana International Airport provides air service to the city through several domestic and international airlines including US Airways, United, LAN, Delta, jetBlue, Sun Country, American, Spirit, Sunwing, Air Tran, Frontier, Copa, Air Canada, Air France, West Jet, Avianca, and Condor. On Orbitz.com, you can search the rates of several airlines all at once to save time and money.

Transportation from the Airport

Most resorts in Punta Cana offer free shuttle service from the airport to the hotel; however, other transportation options are available, including taxis, car rentals, and shuttles. When purchasing your air tickets on Orbitz.com, you can purchase ground transportation, making traveling easier once you arrive. Taxi fares are update regularly, and the current rates are posted at the airport, so you know how much you will pay before you leave the airport.

Punta Cana Weather Information

Punta Cana has tropical weather that is fairly consistent throughout the year. Average high temperatures are between 80°F and 87°F, with lows in the 70s all year long. Rainfall averages between two inches and six inches a month, with October being the wettest.

Punta Cana Attraction Information

Punta Cana has many attractions to keep you entertained for days. Zip lines, beaches, golf courses, dolphin excursions, and deep-sea fishing are some of the activities you will enjoy on your vacation. Orbitz.com provides many discounted options on activities located in Punta Cana. Remember to check with Orbitz.com when planning your next trip to find the best rates on flights to Punta Cana.

Flights from Richmond to Punta Cana - Frequently Asked Questions

What is the shortest flight from Richmond to Punta Cana?

Jetting from Richmond Intl. Airport (RIC) to Punta Cana Airport takes at least 4 hours and 29 minutes. Enjoy a tipple and get stuck into that book — it's the ideal opportunity to relax.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Punta Cana?

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 Punta Cana 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 Punta Cana with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Punta Cana 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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

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