Cheap flights from Charlotte (CLT) to California (CA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Charlotte (CLT) to California

All the information you need to plan the best CLT to LAX flight in 2022: compare Charlotte to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Charlotte to California (CLT - CA)?

When flying from Charlotte to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Charlotte to California?

September can be a great time to fly to California from Charlotte with a flight ticket averaging about $361. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $190. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Charlotte to California?

Find a great deal and save up to 3% by booking at least 14 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Charlotte to California within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $312.

Cheap flights from Charlotte to California in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CLT to California flights for May, June
13 Jun - 18 Jun
$268pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
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Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
13 Jun - 27 Jun
$272pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
13 Jun - 28 Jun
$294pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Charlotte Douglas to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Charlotte found for this year
13 Jun - 18 Jun
$268pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
13 Jun - 27 Jun
$272pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
13 Jun - 28 Jun
$294pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Non-stop flights to California from Charlotte

Save time with Charlotte to California direct flight deals
21 Sep - 28 Sep
$434pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
19 Aug - 20 Aug
$434pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
21 Sep - 29 Sep
$454pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Last minute flights from Charlotte to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Charlotte, departing today and this week
29 May - 5 Jun
$332pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
25 May - 29 May
$350pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
26 May - 29 May
$360pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

One-way flights to California from Charlotte

The cheapest one-way flights from Charlotte to California
4:00 am - 2:41 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
13h 41m
CLT - RNO
Spirit Airlines
$156
Travelocity
5:45 am - 11:13 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
8h 28m
CLT - PSP
American Airlines
2:49 pm - 7:58 pm
Delta
1 Stop
8h 09m
CLT - SFO
Delta
$188
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Charlotte to California

What airport do you fly from for flights from Charlotte to California?

If you book a flight to California from Charlotte, you will be flying from Douglas, which is the city’s only airport. Charlotte Douglas (CLT) is located 5.7 mi from the center of Charlotte.

Which airlines flying from Charlotte Douglas to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Delta, and Frontier are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Charlotte to California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Charlotte to California for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $268, but on average you can expect to pay $325.

Are there nonstop flights from Charlotte to California for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Charlotte to California under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from Charlotte to California is less than $478.

Are there last-minute flights available from Charlotte to California for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Charlotte to California within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Charlotte to California?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday.

How popular is this Charlotte to California flight route?

The Charlotte Douglas to California flight path was viewed by 92 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Charlotte to California on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Charlotte to California per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Charlotte to California?

Airlines like Frontier, Spirit Airlines, and Delta fly from Charlotte to California in about 10h 31m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 10m. Airlines will cover a distance of 2132 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Charlotte to California one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $113. Spirit Airlines flights start at $156 while deals on Delta start at $162 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Charlotte to California?

The most popular airlines flying from Charlotte to California are Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Charlotte to California?

The cheapest flight price from Charlotte to California is $110. On average you can expect to pay $904. The most popular route, (Charlotte Douglas - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $392.

What are the most popular routes from Charlotte to California?

The most popular route from Charlotte to California is Charlotte Douglas - Los Angeles. You may also consider Charlotte Douglas - San Francisco or Charlotte Douglas - San Diego.

What are the most reliable airlines from Charlotte to California?

Consider Japan Airlines (88%), Air Tahiti Nui (86%) or American Airlines (82%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Charlotte to California.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for California (CA)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to California from Charlotte?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to California within the United States

Most visitors from Charlotte Douglas need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Charlotte Douglas must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Charlotte Douglas are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Do I need a test to fly back to Charlotte from California?

Returning to Charlotte Douglas from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Charlotte Douglas.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Charlotte Douglas.

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Destination information for California

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Charlotte to California.

Airports servicing Charlotte

Airports servicing

Bishop (BIH)
Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)

Top 8 airlines flying from Charlotte Douglas to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Charlotte to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$9 $21 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$54 $235 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$84 $232 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$106 $424 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$106 $368 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$156 $289 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$170 $435 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$241 $483 No cancel fee 71%
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