The cheapest times to fly from APN to CLT are

  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 15th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 APN to CLT is early December. Prices can be as high as $595 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $224 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Alpena, MI (APN) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $228 to $569 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $297. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $560. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $263 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $364 can be considered a good price for a round-trip APN to CLT flight.

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

APN to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the APN to CLT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Alpena. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $126 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $310. Return trip prices are from the CLT to APN 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 APN to CLT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 14 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking APN to CLT

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from APN to CLT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Detroit, MI (APN > DTW > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $349
  • Average savings: $15 (4.12%)

See APN to DTW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from APN to CLT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, Kenya Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Alpena County Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 695 miles or 1118 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from APN to CLT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop APN to CLT flight is about 2 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Alpena, MI and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from APN to CLT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code APN
Origination airport name Alpena County Regional Airport
City Alpena, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.1
Longitude -83.6

Return Airport

Destination code CLT
Destination airport name Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City Charlotte, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35.2
Longitude -80.9


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