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RIC to IAH Route Map

Richmond to Houston Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Richmond Intl. to George Bush Intercontinental.

Distance:
1,155.67 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from RIC to IAH

Airline Carrier

Continental Airlines
United Airlines

Aircraft

Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145
Embraer RJ145 Amazon

RIC - Richmond Intl. Airlines

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IAH - George Bush Intercontinental Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Richmond to Houston (RIC to IAH)

  • 46,800 seats were available on flights from RIC to IAH in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 40,715 passengers flew on all flights from RIC to IAH that year.
  • There were 40,715 passengers that flew from Richmond to Houston in 2009.
  • The newest aircraft servicing RIC to IAH in 2009 was ExpressJet Airlines' EMB-145 from Embraer. The EMB-145 started flying in 1996.
  • In 2009, there was just one airline company serving flights from Richmond to Houston.
  • ExpressJet Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Richmond to Houston.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from RIC to IAH for ExpressJet Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • ExpressJet Airlines offers flights from Richmond, VA to Houston, TX.
  • ExpressJet Airlines operates the shortest flights from Richmond to Houston.
  • The shortest flight between RIC and IAH takes about 167 minutes.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Richmond to Houston in 2009 was 86.82%.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Richmond and Houston from ExpressJet Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • The shortest flight distance between Richmond and Houston is 1157 miles.
  • Flight #2489, operated by ExpressJet Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 3 minutes average delay between flights from Richmond to Houston.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Richmond, VA to Houston, TX in 2009 was ExpressJet Airlines' EMB-145 from Embraer which started flying in 1996.
  • ExpressJet Airlines operated flights from RIC to IAH using one type of aircraft in 2009.
  • The average flight time from Richmond, VA to Houston, TX takes about 167 minutes.
  • ExpressJet Airlines carried a total of 40,715 passengers from RIC to IAH in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)