The cheapest times to fly from CLT to VAR are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • March 26th to May 13th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • June 11th to July 15th (except the week of July 2nd)
  • October 22nd to December 16th (except the weeks of October 29th and 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 VAR is late January. Prices can be as high as $3958 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $971 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Varna

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Varna (VAR) will usually cost between $1059 to $2610 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1070. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2308. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1238 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1592 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to VAR flight.

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

CLT to VAR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to VAR flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Charlotte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to VAR, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into CLT. 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 $457 (23%) 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 $1452. Return trip prices are from the VAR 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 VAR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 43 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 VAR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Henri Coanda Airport (OTP) in Bucharest

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from VAR
  • Usually 35.99% less expensive than VAR
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to OTP flights


Flight Hacking CLT to VAR

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 VAR — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $994
  • Average savings: $599 (37.59%)

See CLT to JFK flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (CLT > CPH > VAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $997
  • Average savings: $595 (37.37%)

See CLT to CPH flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (CLT > ORD > VAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1059
  • Average savings: $534 (33.51%)

See CLT to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, LOT, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5407 miles or 8702 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to VAR flight is about 10 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Varna?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from CLT to VAR.


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 VAR
Destination airport name Varna Airport
City Varna
Country Bulgaria
Latitude 43.2
Longitude 27.8


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