The cheapest times to fly from CLT to CRW are

  • October 15th to November 11th
  • December 3rd to July 15th (except the weeks of December 17th, March 26th, April 30th, and May 7th)

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 CRW is mid October. Prices can be as high as $786 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $345 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Charleston

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Charleston/Dunbar, WV (CRW) will usually cost between $347 to $368 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $347. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $518. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $171 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $348 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to CRW flight.

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

CLT to CRW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to CRW 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 $0.98, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $15 (4%) 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 $347. Return trip prices are from the CRW 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 CRW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 23 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 CRW while comparing.

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

  • 48 miles (77 km) away from CRW
  • Usually 71.84% less expensive than CRW
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to BKW flights

Destination alternative #2: Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport (PKB) in Parkersburg, WV

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from CRW
  • Usually 71.84% less expensive than CRW
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to PKB flights

Destination alternative #3: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from CRW
  • Usually 2.01% less expensive than CRW
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to CMH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 221 miles or 356 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to CRW flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Charleston/Dunbar, WV?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from CLT to CRW.


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 CRW
Destination airport name Yeager Airport
City Charleston/Dunbar, WV
Country the United States
Latitude 38.4
Longitude -81.6


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from CLT to CRW tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 36% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 23% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CRW heading for CLT about 20 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charleston/Dunbar, WV is about 18 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • PSA: 20 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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