Question : What are the chances this flight will be delayed?
Answer : The Richmond to Pittsburgh route has a 75% on-time rate, ranking in the top half of the world in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. If a flight is delayed, though, expect an average of over half an hour added to your flight time.
Question : Will you do what it takes to get the absolute cheapest flight?
Answer : The best day to fly on a budget this month is Tuesday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.
Question : How long do most people visit Pittsburgh?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly four days.
Question : Are you paying the cheapest or highest price for your ticket to Pittsburgh?
Answer : Flight prices fluctuate more than the majority of routes in the United States for RIC to PIT. They vary from $255 to $1,042. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.
Question : What is the cheapest day to fly in the next four weeks?
Answer : Aug 2nd has seen bookings (as of Jul 17th) as cheap as $322. That comes in 25% below the average price for this route. Saving on flight costs means you'll have more cash to spend on your trip.
Question : In terms of overall promptness, how does RIC to PIT rank compared to the rest of the world?
Answer : Using the combined on-time percentage and average delay breakdown, Richmond to Pittsburgh currently has a 3 out of a possible 5 star rating. A 3-star rating means you should feel slightly worried about getting to Pittsburgh on time.
Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : ExpressJet is delayed on 100% of flights from Richmond International Airport (Byrd Field) (RIC) to Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) at the moment. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.