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RIC to DTW Route Map

Richmond to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Richmond Intl. to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Distance:
456.02 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RIC to DTW

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Canadair Regional Jet
Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145

RIC - Richmond Intl. Airlines

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DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Richmond to Detroit (RIC to DTW)

  • 28,787 seats were available on flights from RIC to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 23,692 passengers flew on all flights from RIC to DTW that year.
  • Northwest Airlink offers the shortest flight times from Richmond to Detroit.
  • Northwest Airlink, Compass Airlines, Northwest Airlines offer flights from Richmond, VA to Detroit, MI.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Richmond and Detroit.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Richmond, VA to Detroit, MI in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' DC-9-50 from Mcdonnell Douglas which started flying in 1990.
  • Flight #3884, operated by Northwest Airlink, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 14 minutes average delay between flights from Richmond to Detroit.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Richmond to Detroit in 2009 was 80.67%.
  • Northwest Airlink carried a total of 21,825 passengers from RIC to DTW in 2009.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RIC to DTW for Northwest Airlink is the CRJ-2/4 built by Canadair with 50 seats.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RIC to DTW in 2009 was Compass Airlines' ERJ-175 from Embraer. The ERJ-175 started flying in 2004.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Richmond and Detroit from Northwest Airlines is the DC-9-50 built by Mcdonnell Douglas with 125 seats.
  • Northwest Airlink, Northwest Airlines operate the shortest flights from Richmond to Detroit.
  • Compass Airlines operated flights from RIC to DTW using one type of aircraft in 2009.
  • The shortest flight distance between Richmond and Detroit is 456 miles.
  • The average flight time from Richmond, VA to Detroit, MI takes about 86 minutes.
  • The shortest flight between RIC and DTW takes about 84 minutes.
  • There were 23,692 passengers that flew from Richmond to Detroit in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)