Richmond Airport

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Richmond Airport (RIC) Guide

General Information

Airport Name:
Richmond Airport
Airport Code:
Located seven miles southeast of Richmond, the Capital of Virginia.

Directions & Transportation

Taxis currently under contract to the airport are available curbside outside of Baggage Claim from first flight departure to last flight arrival. Executive sedan/limousine services are available kerbside from first flight departure to last flight arrival.
The Greater Richmond Transport Company run buses to the city.
By Road: There are several options available to travellers arriving or leaving the airport by public transport. Located adjacent to the Baggage Claim area are 7 rental car agencies.

Airport facilities

Airport Info:
General information about thel Airport and the metro Richmond area is provided by the Richmond Metropolitan Convention & Visitor?s Bureau situated on the lower level.
Lost and found items are handled by the Airport Badging Office located on the lower level of the terminal.
There is a bank located in the main lobby on the ground floor which offers full service banking, including foreign currency exchange. There are also several ATM machines are located in the Upper Level of the terminal near the entrance to Concourse B and in the lobby of each parking garage.
More Services:
Lost and found items are handled by the Airport Badging Office located on the lower level of the terminal.
Eating & Drinking:
Retail shops are situated in the atrium area of level two in the terminal building.
There are a number of food outlets and coffee shops in the terminal.
Business Facilities:
A teleconferencing centre is located on the lower level of the Richard E. Byrd Terminal building. This provides communication services including free internet Ethernet LAN connections for laptop computers. Adjacent to the teleconferencing center are three meeting rooms available for rent. Free Wireless Internet Service is now available on the airport?s upper level.
Disabled Facilities:
Disabled facilities are provided throughout the Airport.

Useful Information

Airlines Served:
Allegro, American Airlines Cargo, Ameriflight, BAX Global, Continental, Delta Air Lines, Fedex, Laker Bahamas, Mountain Air Cargo, Northwest Airlines, Postal Service, US Airways, United Airlines, United Parcel Service, United States
Airport Taxes:
Airport Departure tax is usually included in the ticket price. Check with ticket office at time of booking.
Activities near the Airport:
Only fifteen minutes from the Airport, you can get into the city of Richmond and discover a number of historical sites. The warehouses of Richmond?s 19th century mercantile district line a cobblestone, gaslit street. There is a 300-year-old farmers? market; a former Confederate president?s home which holds memories of a family torn by war and tragedy. Richmond has often been called ?the perfect blending of the past with the present.?
Other Interesting Information:
Richmond International Airport has embarked on a major expansion program. This program includes additional air carrier gates, new roadways and a new addition to our existing terminal building.