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The cheapest times to fly from CLT to SLK are

  • October 22nd to April 22nd (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and April 9th)

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 SLK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $911 for Sunday flights during late May, or as low as $392 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Saranac Lake

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Saranac Lake/Lake Placid, NY (SLK) will usually cost between $412 to $632 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $416. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $605. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $189 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $495 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to SLK flight.

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

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CLT to SLK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to SLK 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 $0.42, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SLK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CLT. 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 $103 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $462. Return trip prices are from the SLK to CLT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CLT to SLK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 17 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 SLK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Burlington International Airport (BTV) in Burlington, VT

  • 52 miles (84 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 41.21% less expensive than SLK
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to BTV flights

Destination alternative #2: Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport (YOW) in Ottawa

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 41.62% less expensive than SLK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to YOW flights

Destination alternative #3: Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) in Syracuse, NY

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 40.91% less expensive than SLK
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to SYR flights

Destination alternative #4: Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) in Montreal

  • 78 miles (126 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 32.12% less expensive than SLK
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to YUL flights

Destination alternative #5: Plattsburgh International Airport (PBG) in Plattsburgh, NY

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 31.62% less expensive than SLK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to PBG flights

Destination alternative #6: Albany International Airport (ALB) in Albany, NY

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 39.80% less expensive than SLK
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLT to ALB flights

 

Flight Hacking CLT to SLK

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 SLK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (CLT > BOS > SLK)

  • Price for both tickets: $452
  • Average savings: $43 (8.69%)

See CLT to BOS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 727 miles or 1170 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to SLK flight is about 2 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Saranac Lake/Lake Placid, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from CLT to SLK.

 

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 SLK
Destination airport name Adirondack Regional Airport
City Saranac Lake/Lake Placid, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 44.4
Longitude -74.2

 

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