Richmond Airport RIC

Richmond International Airport (RIC)

Airport, Airport Terminal, and Airport Gate
1 Richard E Byrd Terminal Dr, Richmond, VA 23250, United States
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Richmond Int’l Airport (RIC) is the gateway for Virginia's Capital Region, served by American, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, United, US Airways & Allegiant.

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  • Gerard B.

    Try the airplanes

    Gerard Blanton · December 24, 2010
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  • RVA Badge

    The airport is newly remodeled and still really easy to get in and through security so you don't need to get there as early as most airports. Security will take 15 minutes or less.

    RVA Badge · February 2, 2012
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  • ART ⚓️

    I'm glad RIC isn't old & busted any more.

    ART ⚓️ · August 17, 2011
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  • Troy B.

    RIC has three Caribou Coffee locations: one in the Atrium (pre-security) and one in each concourse (post-security). Great coffee selections, teas, and some frozen bevs as well. Enjoy!

    Troy Bell · March 10, 2010
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  • Sara G.

    hit up the WaWa right outside the airport entrance for food, coffee, fuel for rental car.

    Sara G · November 1, 2009
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  • RichieRVA

    Don't forget your toothbrush.

    RichieRVA · November 15, 2010
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  • Rachel M.

    Don't try and show up early like you would for a normal airport. Checkin + security rarely lasts more than 15 minutes.

    Rachel Mercer · March 12, 2011
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  • Troy B.

    Picking up an arriving loved one? 2 free parking options: 1) Cell Phone Waiting Lot on Terminal Drive and 2) Hourly Parking in the decks if staying less than 60 minutes.

    Troy Bell · March 9, 2010
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  • Justin B.

    I can't believe the TSA guy asked me to make the Kanye West Illuminati Triangle with my hands in the body scanner.

    Justin B · June 8, 2011
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  • Troy B.

    Power up! Free recharge stations added at all gate areas.

    Troy Bell · July 7, 2011
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  • EMC

    TSA team is a hot mess - at least at the B Terminal. Be prepared to wait in line & don't try to ask questions (they'll just roll their eyes & continue talking to each other)!

    EMC · August 21, 2010
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  • Kate H.

    Leave your gun at home. It'll just slow ya down.

    Kate Hall · March 12, 2012
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  • Betsy C.

    Fast security

    Betsy Cornett · December 21, 2010
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  • Charles M.

    @flack4ric is a helpful guide to the airport.

    Charles Merritt · February 28, 2010
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  • Travis

    While waiting on a flight, I hit the Caribou!

    Travis · March 3, 2010
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  • mtnbke

    Stop in one of the new Club Level Grills and use the power outlets under the seats! Great upgrade!

    mtnbke · July 9, 2011
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  • Richmond Airport RIC

    You've got the power! Free recharge stations between all gates in Concourses A and B, plus quite a few in the new Club Level Grill.

    Richmond Airport RIC · May 1, 2012
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  • Johnny H.

    Great airport with free wifi. Our little portal to the rest of the world.

    Johnny Hugel · November 26, 2011
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  • Dean B.

    When at RIC check out the Art at the Airport exhibits- tonight I saw the 1 at baggage claim 6 @Flack4RIC @vmfa http://twitpic.com/1f0sio

    Dean Browell · April 12, 2010
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  • Mary B.

    In terminal B skip CheeburgerCheeburger and hit Club Level instead. Same amount of time, friendlier service, better food and same price.

    Mary Beth · February 16, 2011
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  • Debra R.

    Love RIC everyone is so nice.

    Debra Ruh · January 15, 2013
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  • Susan H.

    If you have 2 bags to check on AirTran, definitely upgrade to Bus Class for only $4 more.

    Susan Hardwicke, Ph.D. · February 26, 2012
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  • Kate H.

    Pat down? Depends. Is the agent hot? Lol

    Kate Hall · December 8, 2011
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  • Steve Dickerson

    Nice charging stations - and plenty of them - on B Concourse!

    Steve Dickerson · November 10, 2011
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  • Todd D.

    Try the airplanes here's they are great

    Todd D. · August 17, 2011
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  • Chris G.

    tsa agents are the laziest and most worthless planet. I was asked by one to stack the bins on the cart as she continued to talk to laquanda about gettin her hurr did. useless.

    Chris Griffin · November 5, 2010
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  • Duane R.

    tip the bag handler

    Duane Rankin · June 18, 2010
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  • Richmond Airport RIC

    Easy access from the highway to the jetway offering nonstop flights to major domestic destinations and connecting service to points around the globe.

    Richmond Airport RIC · July 9, 2012
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  • Mac

    Try the Jets!

    Mac · March 25, 2012
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  • Stanley M.

    If you have airplane ear, pain from pressure changes, use Afrin before departure! No more pain!

    Stanley Moreira · October 23, 2011
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  • Crawford M.

    Everything closes at 9pm.

    Crawford Miller · May 20, 2010
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  • Paba B.

    They have free WiFi!!! Surf on

    Paba B · January 6, 2013
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  • James A.

    Love the free wifi

    James A. · April 8, 2012
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  • Virginia Lottery

    Virginia Lottery tickets are available for purchase here!

    Virginia Lottery · February 22, 2012
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  • Jeannea S.

    Cannot express how grateful I am that in only 30 minutes after I get in my car at home, I am at the gate.

    Jeannea Spence · September 18, 2011
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  • Hardeep G.

    Window seats seem to be best for naps

    Hardeep Ghataora · September 2, 2011
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  • Jake C.

    Watch out, the planes here will get you "high".

    Jake Crocker · July 27, 2011
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  • Travis T.

    B Terminal security team is incredibly frustrating. They checked my iPad for explosives. The woman that did it was literally looking for something to do...I heard her tell a coworker!

    Travis Taylor · October 26, 2010
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  • josh M.

    Don't fly to Chicago late in the day.

    josh McGilliard · May 21, 2010
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  • Jessica B.

    Never fly Delta...worst customer service ever.

    Jessica Beck · February 17, 2012
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  • Bryan O.

    Great speed at security on A concourse I can see this will my airport of choice when coming and going from DC.

    Bryan Ott · June 25, 2011
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  • Joe S.

    Very nice TSA agents in A concourse.

    Joe Sokohl · April 25, 2011
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  • Ryan

    Apparently they frown upon putting small children in your carryon.

    Ryan · February 10, 2011
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  • Troy B.

    Traveling with pets? Check out RIC's Pet Relief area by the South Garage Plaza.

    Troy Bell · March 9, 2010
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  • Erika G.

    Babies on a plane....worst than snakes on a plane....

    Erika G · October 21, 2013
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  • John B.

    New priority lines in security! Such a breeze for frequent visitors to get through now.

    John Bussert · February 19, 2013
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  • Nhat P.

    Use James River Transportation for great comfort & car service. Better than a taxi & flat rate cost is as affordable. Love it.

    Nhat Pham · October 8, 2012
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  • Lin i.

    Check out Sam Adams at concourse B.C. cherry wheat is great. Our server Floyd is awesome.

    Lin irl · July 15, 2012
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  • Sara G.

    If you're flying out early some of the local hotels have an airport shuttle and let you leave your car for free.

    Sara G · January 23, 2012
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  • Todd D.

    Try the airplanes

    Todd D. · August 21, 2011
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