Question : How long are most people's visits to Asheville when they fly in from Richmond?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly three days.
Question : Would you be willing to change your travel days if it saved you money?
Answer : For the month of February, the cheapest day to fly is Saturday. Having flexibility in your travel plans means you can save, so be sure to plan ahead when possible.
Question : Is there another local airport to fly into besides Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)?
Answer : Luckily for you, there is another airport in nearby. Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) is 42 miles away, and flights are 25% cheaper over the upcoming two months than flights to Asheville Regional Airport.
Question : Are prices changing frequently for this route?
Answer : Prices for RIC to AVL do fluctuate a lot more than most routes. Remember, you can save by booking further in advance.
Question : Which airline is struggling to get to Asheville on time?
Answer : Over the past month, ExpressJet is late on 100% of flights from Richmond International Airport (Byrd Field) (RIC) to Asheville Regional Airport (AVL). If you're on ExpressJet, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight's status.
Question : If punctuality is required for you to book a flight, which airline is your best bet?
Answer : NetJets Aviation leads the way with a 67% on-time rate. Spend as little time in an airport as necessary by flying with NetJets Aviation. If they are delayed for some reason, expect to be delayed less than 10 minutes.