The cheapest times to fly from ROA to CLT are

  • May 28th to November 11th (except the weeks of June 25th, July 2nd, July 23rd, and July 30th)
  • December 3rd to May 6th (except the weeks of March 5th and April 2nd)

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 ROA to CLT is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $1021 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $330 for Saturday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Roanoke, VA (ROA) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $348 to $388 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 $343. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $549. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $206 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $356 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ROA to CLT flight.

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

ROA to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ROA to CLT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Roanoke. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.42, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $16 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $351. Return trip prices are from the CLT to ROA 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 ROA 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 16 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 ROA to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in Columbia, SC

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 30.34% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See ROA to CAE flights

Destination alternative #2: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 17.98% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See ROA to GSO flights

Destination alternative #3: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 17.98% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See ROA to RDU flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ROA 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 Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Woodrum Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 156 miles or 251 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ROA to CLT flight is about 1 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Roanoke, VA and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from ROA to CLT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ROA
Origination airport name Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Woodrum Field Airport
City Roanoke, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.3
Longitude -80

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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