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The cheapest times to fly from CHA to CLT are

  • August 13th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 26th and February 12th)

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 CHA to CLT is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1160 for Monday flights during mid May, or as low as $163 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Chattanooga, TN (CHA) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $166 to $377 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 $168. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $447. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $279 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $279 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHA to CLT flight.

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

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CHA to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHA to CLT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chattanooga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.72, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $41 (14%) 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 $250. Return trip prices are from the CLT to CHA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CHA to CLT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 25 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from CHA to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 25.81% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to GSO flights

Destination alternative #2: Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport (FAY) in Fayetteville, NC

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 16.49% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to FAY flights

Destination alternative #3: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 13.62% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to RDU flights

Destination alternative #4: Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in Columbia, SC

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 13.26% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHA to CAE flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Lovell Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 241 miles or 388 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHA to CLT flight is about 1 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Chattanooga, TN and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from CHA to CLT.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeCHA
Origination airport nameLovell Field Airport
CityChattanooga, TN
Countrythe United States
Latitude35
Longitude-85.2

Return Airport

Destination codeCLT
Destination airport nameCharlotte Douglas International Airport
CityCharlotte, NC
Countrythe United States
Latitude35.2
Longitude-80.9

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from CHA to CLT tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 24% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 40% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CLT heading for CHA about 5 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charlotte, NC is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • PSA: 5 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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