Cheap Flights from Richmond, VA to San Diego, CA from $77

Return flight: San Diego – Richmond

On you will find 15 connecting flights from Richmond to San Diego. You can compare airfare deals from 2 airlines and multiple travel sites from $180, book and save on cheap plane tickets and last minute offers. Also check out RIC-SAN flight schedule to find best flight time, convenient departure and arrival airports.

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Full flight schedule will help you in detecting at what time planes fly from Richmond to San Diego. You can also specify the concrete flights and airlines on the route and how long the flight actually is. Use the calendar for today, tomorrow or other specific date as some flights are available only on certain days of the week.
Departure Arrival Flight Details Flight Duration Price
07:30 — 11:39
07:30 — 09:40 AA2204 American Airlines
Richmond — Dallas
1h stop
10:40 — 11:39 AA679 American Airlines
Dallas — San Diego
7h 9m
including layover
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16:03 — 22:20
16:03 — 17:37 AA5150 American Airlines
Richmond — Charlotte
2h 55m stop
20:32 — 22:20 AA596 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Diego
9h 17m
including layover
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18:27 — 22:57
18:27 — 19:53 AA3363 American Airlines
Richmond — Chicago
46m stop
20:39 — 22:57 AA1244 American Airlines
Chicago — San Diego
7h 30m
including layover
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19:34 — 23:41
19:34 — 21:39 AA2316 American Airlines
Richmond — Dallas
1h 7m stop
22:46 — 23:41 AA2568 American Airlines
Dallas — San Diego
7h 7m
including layover
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20:29 — 11:12
+1 day
20:29 — 21:20 UA4993 United Airlines
Richmond — Washington D.C.
11h 40m stop
09:00 — 11:12 UA229 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Diego
17h 43m
including layover
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05:18 — 11:27
05:18 — 06:29 AA485 American Airlines
Richmond — Charlotte
1h 1m stop
07:30 — 08:52 AA1678 American Airlines
Charlotte — Phoenix
1h 18m stop
10:10 — 11:27 AA2671 American Airlines
Phoenix — San Diego
9h 9m
including layover
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11:30 — 17:24
11:30 — 13:38 AA1096 American Airlines
Richmond — Dallas
57m stop
14:35 — 15:57 AA2459 American Airlines
Dallas — Los Angeles
38m stop
16:35 — 17:24 AA3007 American Airlines
Los Angeles — San Diego
8h 54m
including layover
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*Departure and arrival times - local. Updated on June 29, 2022

Flight Information

Below we will explain in detail what the flights cost on the destination from Richmond to San Diego depends on and how to choose the most interesting flight option for you.

Distance between Richmond and San Diego is 3638 miles. Time difference between the cities is 3h. Airplanes depart 05:18 to 20:29 from 1 Richmond airport and arrive 05:18 to 20:29 to 11 San Diego airports. Average flight time is 9h 14m.

  • The fastest flight 7h 7m
  • Average flight time 9h 14m
  • The earliest flight 05:18
  • The latest flight 20:29
  • Distance 2261 ml

What is the lowest airfare Richmond to San Diego?

The cheapest plane ticket found by our users is $180. This airfare is for economy class on one-way AA1096 flight by American Airlines for August 22, 2020 which leaves Richmond International Airport in Richmond at 11:30 am and arrives at San Diego San Diego at 17:24.

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Popular Airlines on the Route

The flight Richmond — San Diego is served by 2 regular airlines . Most of the flights on this route are operated by American Airlines - 14 departures per week at the price of from $ 180 . And the most expensive tickets are offered by American Airlines airline - from $ 696.

Direct flights

There’re no direct flights on this route. Try flights with stops.

Connecting Flights

There are 15 flights with layovers on the route. The fastest connecting flight is AA2316 by American Airlines takes 7h 7m and the cheapest is AA1096 by American Airlines for $180.

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You can fly from Richmond to San Diego from 1 airports (Richmond International Airport).

Richmond airports

  • Richmond International Airport-RIC
    from $180

San Diego airports

  • San Diego-SAN
  • San Diego Regional-USA
  • Gillespie Field-SEE
  • Golden Triangle Reg.-GTR
  • El Cajon-CJN
  • Lowndes County-UBS
  • Miramar NAS-NKX
  • Montgomery Field-MYF
  • North Island NAS-NZY
  • Brown Field Municipal-SDM

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