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Flying from Richmond to Ithaca

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.

Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport

If you're looking for a bargain on flights to Ithaca, check out Orbitz.com to find a range of carriers and affordable prices. If you're heading to Ithaca, you'll be flying into Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport. The airport is located three miles southeast of the center of Ithaca's business district. This small airport is serviced by Delta Connection, United Express and US Airways Express, which provide service to Detroit, Newark and Philadelphia, respectively.

Transportation From the Airport

There are plenty of taxi services at the airport that can carry you into town. You may want to make a reservation in advance during the busier times of the year, like when students are returning to school at Cornell. The most inexpensive option is public transportation. TCAT's Route 32 bus services the airport and costs $1.50. You can also book a rental car with Orbitz.com when you make your initial reservations.

Weather in Ithaca

Winters in Ithaca are usually extremely cold with plenty of snow, and temperatures often hit 0 degrees Fahrenheit or lower. Snowstorms can drop 10 inches of snow at a time or more. In the summertime, you can expect mild sunny weather with some humidity and temperatures in the 80s.

Things to Do in Ithaca

Cornell University is a popular tourist attraction; you don't have to be a student to enjoy its collegiate atmosphere. The school's grounds are incredibly beautiful and steeped in history. For picnics and swimming, check out Cayuga Lakes. It's the perfect area to picnic, boat and swim while taking in Ithaca's gorgeous, natural scenery. Book your flights to Ithaca through Orbitz.com and you'll soon be enjoying all that this historic town has to offer.

Flights from Richmond to Ithaca - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Richmond to Ithaca now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with queries about quarantine and travel restrictions when flying from Richmond to Ithaca.

What is the shortest flight from Richmond to Ithaca?

It can take just 2 hours and 6 minutes to jet from Richmond Intl. Airport (RIC) to SYR. Kick back and enjoy the ride, because you'll be touching down in a heartbeat.

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

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 Ithaca 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 Ithaca with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Ithaca 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!

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