The cheapest times to fly from OAJ to CLT are

  • January 1st to April 29th
  • May 21st to November 11th (except the weeks of June 25th, July 2nd, July 23rd, July 30th, and October 29th)
  • December 3rd to April 29th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 OAJ to CLT is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $823 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $318 for Monday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC (OAJ) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $318 to $358 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $318. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $492. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $174 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $328 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAJ to CLT flight.

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

OAJ to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAJ to CLT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Jacksonville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.07, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Charlotte, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Jacksonville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $13 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $322. Return trip prices are from the CLT to OAJ 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 OAJ 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 20 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 OAJ to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tri Cities Airport (TRI) in Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 21.04% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAJ to TRI flights

Destination alternative #2: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 20.58% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAJ to GSP flights

Destination alternative #3: Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) in Asheville, NC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 9.76% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See OAJ to AVL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Albert J Ellis Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 191 miles or 307 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAJ to CLT flight is about 1 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from OAJ to CLT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OAJ
Origination airport name Albert J Ellis Airport
City Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 34.8
Longitude -77.6

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from OAJ to CLT tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 25% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CLT heading for OAJ about 18 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charlotte, NC is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • PSA: 18 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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