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The cheapest times to fly from MCO to CLT are

  • July 23rd to February 4th (except the weeks of November 19th and December 17th)

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 MCO to CLT is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $364 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $99 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.

 

When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $122 to $357 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $122. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $340. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $218 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $225 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to CLT flight.

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

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MCO to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to CLT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $63 (25%) 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 $193. Return trip prices are from the CLT to MCO 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 MCO to CLT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 50 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 MCO to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 6.22% less expensive than CLT
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to GSO flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 6.22% less expensive than CLT
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to RDU flights

Destination alternative #3: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 5.33% less expensive than CLT
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to GSP flights

Destination alternative #4: Augusta Regional at Bush Field Airport (AGS) in Augusta, GA

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 3.11% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to AGS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 469 miles or 755 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to CLT flight is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from MCO to CLT.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeMCO
Origination airport nameOrlando International Airport
CityOrlando, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude28.4
Longitude-81.3

Return Airport

Destination codeCLT
Destination airport nameCharlotte Douglas International Airport
CityCharlotte, NC
Countrythe United States
Latitude35.2
Longitude-80.9

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MCO to CLT tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 24% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CLT heading for MCO about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charlotte, NC is about 11 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 16 minutes late
  • Spirit: 27 minutes late
  • Frontier: 10 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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