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Fares from One Way, $172 Round Trip from Richmond to Chattanooga

Prices starting at $172 for return flights and for one-way flights to Chattanooga were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Chattanooga from Richmond

Route Information for Flights from Richmond to Chattanooga

Origin Airport IATA CodeRIC
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHA
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Fly from Richmond to Chattanooga

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.

Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport

If you are interested in discount flights to Chattanooga, Tennessee, visit Orbitz.com to take advantage of their fantastic rates. The Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport is the major airport serving the Chattanooga area. It is located about five miles east of downtown Chattanooga. Allegiant Air, American Eagle, Delta Air Lines, and US Airways are the major airlines operating at the airport.

Transportation at Chattanooga Airport

Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport offers short term, intermediate term, and long term parking. Short term parking is free for the first 15 minutes, $1 for 16 to 30 minutes, and $1 for each additional half hour. Intermediate parking is $10 per day. Long term parking is $8 per day. Ground transportation includes car rentals, taxi, and shuttle services. A 25 minute taxi ride from the airport to downtown Chattanooga will cost around $30. Shuttle bus rates start at $15 per one way trip.

Weather in Chattanooga

The climate in Chattanooga is subtropical and humid. Winters are usually mild, although there can be some freezing temperatures. The average temperatures in the winter months settle in the mid 40s. The fall months have average temperatures in the mid 60s. Summers can get extremely hot with temperatures averaging in the low 90s. Spring is more tolerable with average temperatures in the mid 70s.

Attractions in Chattanooga

Chattanooga has several world class attractions that visitors can enjoy. The city offers several museums, including the Chattanooga History Center, the Creative Discovery Museum, and the Hunter Museum of American Art. Lookout Mountain is a popular natural attraction for those who love nature. Take advantage of all the city has to offer by booking domestic flights to Chattanooga with Orbitz.com.

Flights from Richmond to Chattanooga - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Richmond to Chattanooga?

There are no direct flights between these destinations. But Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and Aeromexico can fly you from Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.) to Chattanooga, TN (CHA-Chattanooga Metropolitan) with only one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Richmond to Chattanooga?

Leave those movies on your laptop for another day, because the flight from Richmond to Chattanooga can be as quick as 2 hours and 11 minutes.

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

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 Chattanooga 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 Chattanooga with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Chattanooga 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.

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