The cheapest times to fly from CLT to MLB are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of May 7th)
  • July 2nd to July 22nd
  • mid August

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 MLB is early December. Prices can be as high as $1241 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $285 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Melbourne

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Melbourne, FL (MLB) will usually cost between $294 to $373 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $321. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $578. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $256 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $347 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to MLB flight.

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

CLT to MLB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to MLB 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 $0.44, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $68 (19%) 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 $298. Return trip prices are from the MLB 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 MLB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 52 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 MLB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 35.64% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to MCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 28.72% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to FLL flights

Destination alternative #3: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 27.27% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to TPA flights

Destination alternative #4: Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) in Sarasota/Bradenton, FL

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 11.83% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to SRQ flights

Destination alternative #5: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 1.01% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to RSW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CLT to MLB? 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 Melbourne International Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 492 miles or 792 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to MLB flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Melbourne, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 48 available flights from CLT to MLB.


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 MLB
Destination airport name Melbourne International Airport
City Melbourne, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.1
Longitude -80.6


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from CLT to MLB tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 22% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 31% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MLB heading for CLT about 4 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Melbourne, FL is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • PSA: 4 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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