The cheapest times to fly from CLT to FAI are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • March 19th to April 29th
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th and September 3rd)

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 FAI is late September. Prices can be as high as $1477 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $414 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Fairbanks

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Fairbanks, AK (FAI) will usually cost between $444 to $962 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $441. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1010. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $570 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $607 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to FAI flight.

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

CLT to FAI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to FAI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Charlotte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below 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 $120 (17%) 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 $579. Return trip prices are from the FAI 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 FAI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Ravn Alaska, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3374 miles or 5430 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to FAI flight is about 7 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Fairbanks, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from CLT to FAI.


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 FAI
Destination airport name Fairbanks International Airport
City Fairbanks, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 64.8
Longitude -147.9


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