The cheapest times to fly from CHO to STN are

  • January 1st to February 18th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 19th)

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 CHO to STN is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $6779 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $963 for Wednesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Charlottesville, VA (CHO) to London (STN) will usually cost between $1066 to $3212 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1105. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $3785. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2680 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1497 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHO to STN flight.

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

CHO to STN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHO to STN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Charlottesville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to STN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CHO. Fridays 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 $651 (29%) 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 $1456. Return trip prices are from the STN to CHO 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 CHO to STN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 45 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 CHO to STN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from STN
  • Usually 38.01% less expensive than STN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHO to LHR flights

Destination alternative #2: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from STN
  • Usually 36.94% less expensive than STN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHO to LGW flights

Destination alternative #3: Manchester Airport (MAN) in Manchester

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from STN
  • Usually 34.67% less expensive than STN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHO to MAN flights

Destination alternative #4: London City Airport (LCY) in London

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from STN
  • Usually 14.73% less expensive than STN
  • 2-layover flights available

See CHO to LCY flights


Flight Hacking CHO to STN

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 CHO to STN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (CHO > EWR > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $915
  • Average savings: $582 (38.88%)

See CHO to EWR flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (CHO > BOS > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $919
  • Average savings: $578 (38.61%)

See CHO to BOS flights

Hack #3: Prague (CHO > PRG > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $934
  • Average savings: $563 (37.61%)

See CHO to PRG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Stansted Airport to Charlottesville Albemarle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3763 miles or 6056 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHO to STN flight is about 7 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlottesville, VA and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from CHO to STN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code STN
Destination airport name London Stansted Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.9
Longitude 0.2


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