The cheapest times to fly from CLT to CHO are

  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, and December 17th)

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 CLT to CHO is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $412 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $196 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Charlottesville

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Charlottesville, VA (CHO) will usually cost between $198 to $349 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 $247. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $357. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $110 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $331 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to CHO flight.

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

CLT to CHO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to CHO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Charlotte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.84, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $91 (26%) 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 $259. Return trip prices are from the CHO to CLT 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 CLT to CHO 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 CLT to CHO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW) in Beckley, WV

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from CHO
  • Usually 70.39% less expensive than CHO
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to BKW flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from CHO
  • Usually 46.53% less expensive than CHO
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from CHO
  • Usually 28.55% less expensive than CHO
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to IAD flights

Destination alternative #4: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from CHO
  • Usually 28.55% less expensive than CHO
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CLT to CHO? 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 Charlottesville Albemarle Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 245 miles or 394 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Charlottesville, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from CLT to CHO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from CLT to CHO tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 18% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CHO heading for CLT about 7 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charlottesville, VA is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Envoy: 11 minutes late
  • PSA: 2 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting


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