The cheapest times to fly from CLT to LBA are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 22nd to December 9th (except the week of 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 CLT to LBA is late May. Prices can be as high as $1953 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $682 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Leeds

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Leeds/Bradford (LBA) will usually cost between $857 to $1573 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $732. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1591. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $859 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1053 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to LBA flight.

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

CLT to LBA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to LBA flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Charlotte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is 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 to Leeds, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Charlotte. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $193 (16%) 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 $1022. Return trip prices are from the LBA 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 LBA 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 59 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from CLT to LBA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Manchester Airport (MAN) in Manchester

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from LBA
  • Usually 17.14% less expensive than LBA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to MAN flights

Destination alternative #2: Birmingham Airport (BHX) in Birmingham

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from LBA
  • Usually 9.02% less expensive than LBA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to BHX flights


Flight Hacking CLT to LBA

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 CLT to LBA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (CLT > JFK > LBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $794
  • Average savings: $260 (24.64%)

See CLT to JFK flights

Hack #2: Dublin (CLT > DUB > LBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $798
  • Average savings: $256 (24.26%)

See CLT to DUB flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (CLT > EWR > LBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $803
  • Average savings: $250 (23.74%)

See CLT to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3887 miles or 6256 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to LBA flight is about 7 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Leeds/Bradford?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from CLT to LBA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCLT
Origination airport nameCharlotte Douglas International Airport
CityCharlotte, NC
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeLBA
Destination airport nameLeeds Bradford Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom


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