The cheapest times to fly from HDS to CLT are

  • January 15th to April 1st (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 10th
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 HDS to CLT is late May. Prices can be as high as $3435 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1540 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Hoedspruit (HDS) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $1542 to $2064 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 $1550. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2486. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $936 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1562 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HDS to CLT flight.

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

HDS to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HDS to CLT flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Hoedspruit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CLT, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into HDS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Charlotte, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Hoedspruit. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $127 (6%) 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 $1565. Return trip prices are from the CLT to HDS 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 HDS to CLT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 2 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HDS to CLT

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 HDS to CLT — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1216
  • Average savings: $346 (22.15%)

See HDS to IAD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (HDS > IAD > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1406
  • Average savings: $157 (10.02%)

See HDS to JFK flights

Hack #3: Johannesburg (HDS > JNB > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1443
  • Average savings: $119 (7.62%)

See HDS to JNB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Kenya Airways, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8360 miles or 13454 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HDS to CLT flight is about 16 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Hoedspruit and Charlotte, NC?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HDS
Origination airport name Hoedspruit Airport
City Hoedspruit
Country South Africa
Latitude -24.3
Longitude 30.9

Return Airport

Destination code CLT
Destination airport name Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City Charlotte, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35.2
Longitude -80.9


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