The cheapest times to fly from ORF to CHO are

  • March 19th to April 8th (except the week of March 26th)
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 18th
  • December 24th to March 4th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ORF to CHO is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $472 for Friday flights during mid June, or as low as $227 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Charlottesville

Flying from Norfolk, VA (ORF) to Charlottesville, VA (CHO) will usually cost between $227 to $394 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $227. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $335. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $108 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $257 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORF to CHO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORF to CHO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ORF to CHO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORF to CHO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Norfolk. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.07, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CHO, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORF. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Charlottesville, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Norfolk. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $92 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $241. Return trip prices are from the CHO to ORF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORF to CHO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 15 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ORF to CHO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from CHO
  • Usually 27.04% less expensive than CHO
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORF to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ORF to CHO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charlottesville Albemarle Airport to Norfolk International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 150 miles or 241 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ORF to CHO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORF to CHO flight is about 1 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Norfolk, VA and Charlottesville, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from ORF to CHO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ORF
Origination airport name Norfolk International Airport
City Norfolk, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.9
Longitude -76.2

Return Airport

Destination code CHO
Destination airport name Charlottesville Albemarle Airport
City Charlottesville, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.1
Longitude -78.5


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