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RIC to ATL Route Map

Richmond to Atlanta Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Richmond Intl. to Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Intl..

Distance:
480.41 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RIC to ATL

Airline Carrier

AirTran Airways
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Boeing 717
McDonnell Douglas MD88

RIC - Richmond Intl. Airlines

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ATL - Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Richmond to Atlanta (RIC to ATL)

  • There were 417,046 passengers that flew from Richmond to Atlanta in 2009.
  • Delta Airlines operated flights from RIC to ATL using 5 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The shortest flight distance between Richmond and Atlanta is 481 miles.
  • The average flight time from Richmond, VA to Atlanta, GA takes about 78 minutes.
  • Delta Airlines, AirTran Airways, Atlantic Southeast, Northwest Airlink, Shuttle America, Skywest Air, Comair, US Airways offer flights from Richmond, VA to Atlanta, GA.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RIC to ATL for Atlantic Southeast is the CRJ-2/4 built by Canadair with 50 seats.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Richmond, VA to Atlanta, GA in 2009 was Atlantic Southeast's RJ-700 from Canadair which started flying in 1990.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RIC to ATL in 2009 was US Airways' EMB-190 from Embraer. The EMB-190 started flying in 2005.
  • The shortest flight between RIC and ATL takes about 74 minutes.
  • 549,203 seats were available on flights from RIC to ATL in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 417,046 passengers flew on all flights from RIC to ATL that year.
  • Delta Airlines carried a total of 228,982 passengers from RIC to ATL in 2009.
  • Atlantic Southeast offers the shortest flight times from Richmond to Atlanta.
  • Flight #6437, operated by Comair, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 99 minutes average delay between flights from Richmond to Atlanta.
  • In 2009, there were 8 airline companies operating between Richmond and Atlanta.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Richmond and Atlanta from Delta Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 183 seats.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Richmond to Atlanta in 2009 was 77.75%.
  • Northwest Airlink, Comair, Delta Airlines, Skywest Air, Atlantic Southeast, AirTran Airways operate the shortest flights from Richmond to Atlanta.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)