The cheapest times to fly from CLT to FAY are

  • December 3rd to November 11th (except the weeks of January 1st, April 30th, May 7th, July 23rd, and July 30th)

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 FAY is late December. Prices can be as high as $863 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $348 for Monday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Fayetteville

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Fayetteville, NC (FAY) will usually cost between $348 to $363 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $348. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $554. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $206 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $358 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to FAY flight.

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

CLT to FAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to FAY 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 $1.88, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $17 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $349. Return trip prices are from the FAY 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 FAY can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 12 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 FAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Albert J Ellis Airport (OAJ) in Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 8.38% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to OAJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 3.91% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to RDU flights

Destination alternative #3: Wilmington International Airport (ILM) in Wilmington, NC

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 2.79% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to ILM flights

Destination alternative #4: Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) in Myrtle Beach, SC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 2.79% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to MYR flights

Destination alternative #5: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 2.79% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to GSO flights

Destination alternative #6: Florence Regional Airport (FLO) in Florence, SC

  • 74 miles (119 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 1.12% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to FLO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CLT to FAY? 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 Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 118 miles or 190 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to FAY flight is about 1 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Fayetteville, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from CLT to FAY.


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 FAY
Destination airport name Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport
City Fayetteville, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -78.9


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from CLT to FAY tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 30% 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 FAY heading for CLT about 15 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fayetteville, NC is about 14 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Envoy: 4 minutes late
  • PSA: 20 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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