The cheapest times to fly from CLT to ZAD are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • June 18th to July 1st
  • October 8th to December 16th

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 ZAD is early December. Prices can be as high as $3594 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $799 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Zadar

Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Zadar (ZAD) will usually cost between $1215 to $1998 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 $1148. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $2042. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $894 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1636 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to ZAD flight.

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

CLT to ZAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLT to ZAD 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 $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Zadar, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Charlotte. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $191 (11%) 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 $1488. Return trip prices are from the ZAD 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 ZAD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 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 ZAD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Zagreb Airport (ZAG) in Zagreb

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from ZAD
  • Usually 33.23% less expensive than ZAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to ZAG flights

Destination alternative #2: Split Airport (SPU) in Split

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from ZAD
  • Usually 20.45% less expensive than ZAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to SPU flights

Destination alternative #3: Sarajevo Airport (SJJ) in Sarajevo

  • 150 miles (241 km) away from ZAD
  • Usually 12.60% less expensive than ZAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See CLT to SJJ flights


Flight Hacking CLT to ZAD

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 ZAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (CLT > DUB > ZAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1050
  • Average savings: $586 (35.83%)

See CLT to DUB flights

Hack #2: Frankfurt (CLT > FRA > ZAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1120
  • Average savings: $516 (31.52%)

See CLT to FRA flights

Hack #3: Munich (CLT > MUC > ZAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1133
  • Average savings: $503 (30.72%)

See CLT to MUC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4857 miles or 7817 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to ZAD flight is about 9 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Zadar?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from CLT to ZAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeZAD
Destination airport nameZadar Airport


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