Richmond International Airport (RIC)

Richmond International Airport is a joint civil-military airport in the unincorporated community of Sandston, Virginia. The airport is located approximately seven miles southeast of downtown Richmond.  Richmond International Airport is the busiest airport in central Virginia and the third busiest in the state behind both of Washington D.C.'s.

This guide will help provide the information required to help you make the best choice from the options available to you, such as parking rates—both long and short term—and hotels that offer parking and shuttles and possible places to grab a meal.

Parking Rates and Options

The Richmond International Airport offers travelers four options for parking—economy parking, daily garage parking, hourly garage parking, and valet

Travelers can expect to pay up to $24 per day for parking at RIC.

Long Term Parking

Economy Parking – Currently closed

Daily Garage Parking – North

Up to 1 hour FREE
1 hour – 2 hours $3.00
2 hours – 3 hours $6.00
3 hours – 4 hours $9.00
Daily Max $12.00

Daily Garage Parking – South

Up to 1 hour FREE
1 hour – 2 hours $3.00
2 hours – 3 hours $6.00
3 hours – 4 hours $9.00
Daily Max $12.00

Short Term Parking

Daily Garage Parking – North

Up to 1 hour FREE
1 hour – 2 hours $3.00
2 hours – 3 hours $6.00
3 hours – 4 hours $9.00
Daily Max $12.00

Daily Garage Parking – South

Up to 1 hour FREE
1 hour – 2 hours $3.00
2 hours – 3 hours $6.00
3 hours – 4 hours $9.00
Daily Max $12.00

Hourly Garage Parking - North

Up to 1 hour FREE
1 hour – 2 hours $2.00
2 hours – 3 hours $4.00
3 hours – 4 hours $6.00
4 hours – 5 hours $8.00
Daily Max $24.00

Hourly Garage Parking - South

Up to 1 hour FREE
1 hour – 2 hours $2.00
2 hours – 3 hours $4.00
3 hours – 4 hours $6.00
4 hours – 5 hours $8.00
Daily Max $24.00

Valet Parking

Daily $21.00
After 24 hours $2.00 an hour

Parking Tips

  •         FREE parking
  •         Running a little early? Pick up your party without paying a parking fee by waiting at our Cell Phone Waiting Lot, located just off Terminal Drive near the main entry plaza. Pull up in this handy 40-space lot and wait for your passenger to call and say, "I'm curbside!" Vehicles must be attended at all times.

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Hotel Parking with Airport Shuttle Service

Many travelers are learning the park, stay, and fly luxury that many hotels offer these days.  They can stay at the hotel the night before and take the complimentary shuttle to the airport, all while never moving their vehicle. There are several hotels within 1.3 to 1.7 of Richmond International Airport that offer park, stay and fly packages, and complimentary shuttle service to and from the terminals.

Courtyard by Marriott

Distance from RIC: 1.3 miles

5400 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150

Phone: 804.652.0500

Holiday Inn Express

Distance from RIC: 1.4 miles

491 International Center Dr, Richmond, VA 23150

Phone: 804. 222.1499

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

Distance from RIC: 1.4 miles

5252 Airport Square Ln, Sandston, VA 23150

Phone: 804.226.1100

Hilton Garden Inn

Distance from RIC: 1.5 miles

441 International Center Dr, Sandston, VA 23150

Phone: 804.222.3338

DoubleTree by Hilton

Distance from RIC: 1.5 miles

445 International Center Dr, Sandston, VA 23150

Phone: 804.236.1111

Hampton Inn

Distance from RIC: 1.6 miles

421 International Center Dr, Sandston, VA 23150

Phone: 804.226.1888

Candlewood Suites

Distance from RIC: 1.7 miles

5400 Audubon Dr, Richmond, VA 23231

Phone: 804.652.1888

Local Eateries

Although there are several places to grab a bite to eat near the Richmond International Airport, those that rated with the most stars are:

Roberto Italian Restaurant – Italian

5550 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150

Cheerful Italian joint dishing up familiar red-sauce fare, such as meatball parm & baked pasta.

Dine-in Curbside pickup

Ma & Pa’s Diner – American

5600 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150

No–frills American joint offering hearty breakfasts & other diner standards in informal surrounds.

Mexico Restaurant – Mexican

5213 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150

Vibrant cantina serving traditional fare from shrimp fajitas to carne asada, plus margaritas.

Dine-in Takeout No-contact delivery

Hillbilly Red’s Barbeque – Barbeque

353 E Williamsburg Rd, Sandstone, VA 23150

Dine-in Takeout

The Patron Cantina – Mexican

5990 Audubon Dr, Sandston, VA 23150

Casual brick-lined option with patio seating, offering classic Mexican plates & big margaritas.

Dine-in Curbside pickup

El Nopal II Mexican Restaurant – Mexican

5205 S Laburnum Ave, Richmond, VA 23231

Traditional Mexican plates served with margaritas in a warm, down-to-earth space with outdoor seats.

Dine-in Takeout Delivery

Carini Italian Restaurant – Italian

3718 Williamsburg Rd, Richmond, VA 23231

Ornate decor & street-scene art adorn this nostalgic fixture serving Sicilian dishes & pizza.

Airport Parking Coupons

Looking for cheap airport parking coupons near Richmond International Airport? We have found a few options for you!

COUPON WEBSITE CODE SAVINGS
Airport Parking Reservations RIC319 $5.00
Airport Parking Helper Helper5 $5.00
On Air Parking FallFestival $2.00