The cheapest times to fly from LHR to CLT are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • May 7th to July 1st
  • October 22nd to December 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 LHR to CLT is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1497 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $673 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from London (LHR) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $724 to $1262 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $731. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1294. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $563 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $799 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHR to CLT flight.

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

LHR to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHR to CLT flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from London. 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 depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Charlotte, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $83 (8%) 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 $837. Return trip prices are from the CLT to LHR 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 LHR to CLT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 9 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 LHR to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 2.25% less expensive than CLT
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHR to RDU flights


Flight Hacking LHR 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 LHR to CLT — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $542
  • Average savings: $258 (32.23%)

See LHR to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (LHR > JFK > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $563
  • Average savings: $237 (29.6%)

See LHR to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LHR > LGA > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $563
  • Average savings: $236 (29.54%)

See LHR to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3982 miles or 6408 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHR to CLT flight is about 8 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from LHR to CLT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLHR
Origination airport nameLondon Heathrow Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom

Return Airport

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


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