The cheapest times to fly from VPS to CLT are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • May 14th to June 17th (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 VPS to CLT is early November. Prices can be as high as $892 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $176 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Valparaiso, FL (VPS) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $193 to $388 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $283. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $406. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $123 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $348 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VPS to CLT flight.

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

VPS to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VPS to CLT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Destin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, which is a bit above average.


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 to Charlotte, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Destin. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (23%) 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 $273. Return trip prices are from the CLT to VPS 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 VPS 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 49 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 VPS to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: CONCORD REGIONAL Airport (USA) in Concord, NC

  • 18 miles (29 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 56.61% less expensive than CLT
  • Nonstop flights available

See VPS to USA flights

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

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 29.60% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See VPS to GSP flights

Destination alternative #3: Augusta Regional at Bush Field Airport (AGS) in Augusta, GA

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 31.18% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See VPS to AGS flights

Destination alternative #4: Tri Cities Airport (TRI) in Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 26.72% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See VPS to TRI flights

Destination alternative #5: Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in Columbia, SC

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 22.99% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See VPS to CAE flights

Destination alternative #6: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 13.07% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See VPS to GSO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from VPS 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 Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 460 miles or 740 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VPS to CLT flight is about 1 hour 49 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from VPS to CLT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeVPS
Origination airport nameEglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport
CityValparaiso, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from VPS to CLT tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 16% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 56% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CLT heading for VPS about at the time listed on your ticket. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charlotte, NC is about 7 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • PSA: on time
  • Some airlines not reporting


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