Richmond RIC Airport Overview

Richmond International Airport RIC serves Virginia's Henrico County and the greater area of Richmond. It is situated within an hour’s drive of historic Williamsburg and a two-hour drive from Washington, D.C., the Blue Ridge Mountains and Virginia Beach.  RIC is owned by the Capital Region Airport Commission.

RIC Airport is located on Airport Drive, in the town of Sandston, and only seven miles southeast of the capital city of Richmond. The new 1.6-mile Airport connector leads directly from Pacahontas 895 to Ariport Drive at Charles City Road. Richmond Airport  is also accessible via Interstate Hwy. 64.

With three runways and 3.6M passeners in 2016, Richmond International is served by many regular & low-fare airlines, offering nonstop flights to a host of destinations with worldwide connections.

Airlines and their contacts:
Allegiant, tel. 702-505-8888
American, tel. 800-433-7300
Delta, tel. 800-221-1212.  Delta starts a second daily roundtrip to Minneapolis on June 8, 2017.
JetBlue, tel. 800-538-2583
Southwest, tel. 800-435-9792
United, tel. 800-241-6522
OneJet ( serving smaller markets, starts service to Richmond as of March 2017.

The on-Airport  'Doubletree Hotel Richmond Airport' is located on on Airport Drive, near Charles City Road.

During summer season it is strongly suggested that passengers apply the 90/40 rule:  be at your ticket counter at least 90 minutes and at your gate no later than 40 minutes prior to scheduled departure.

Richmond International Airport has one passenger terminal.

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RIC Delays: 15 mins or less.

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