Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Charlotte (CLT)

CHI — CLT
Oct 9 — Oct 161

The best prices from Chicago to Charlotte Douglas are usually found in October or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Charlotte (CLT)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to CLT flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Charlotte flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Charlotte.

CHI - CLT

Price

$225 - $366

CLT

Temperature

41 - 78.8 °F

CLT

Rainfall

3 - 4.2 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from$225From Chicago (CHI) to Charlotte Douglas
One-way from$107One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Charlotte Douglas

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Charlotte?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 16%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 31% by booking at least 33 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 Chicago to Charlotte within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $326.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Charlotte from Chicago. Prices for October average $299 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $177. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a October flight can save you 22% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Charlotte (CHI - CLT)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Charlotte in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 4% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Charlotte in October, November 2022

The best prices found for CHI to CLT flights for October, November
Oct 18 - Oct 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

1h 57m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 40m
$120

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 18 - Oct 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

4h 56m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 00m
$129

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Nov 1 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

12h 26m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 06m
$134

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Chicago to Charlotte 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charlotte from Chicago found for this year
Oct 18 - Oct 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

1h 57m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 40m
$120

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 18 - Oct 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

4h 56m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 00m
$129

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Nov 1 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

12h 26m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 06m
$134

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Charlotte

Oct 18 - Oct 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

1h 57m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 40m
$120

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 18 - Oct 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

4h 56m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 00m
$129

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Nov 1 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

12h 26m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 06m
$134

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

  • If you’re traveling from Chicago to Charlotte, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is American Airlines. Flights from American Airlines traveling this route typically cost $311.70 RT. This price is typically 39% more expensive than other airlines that offer Chicago to Charlotte flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $152. The most popular departure airport in Chicago when flying to Charlotte is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Charlotte is Charlotte Douglas Airport. When flying from Chicago to Charlotte, American Airlines flights are 23% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Charlotte

Nov 29 - Dec 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

7h 48m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 01m
$148

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Nov 1 - Nov 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

7h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 56m
$151

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Nov 8 - Nov 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

7h 48m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 01m
$152

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

  • If you’re traveling from Chicago to Charlotte, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Chicago to Charlotte flights are typically 45% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $332.00 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $119. When traveling from Chicago to Charlotte on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Charlotte Douglas Airport. When flying from Chicago to Charlotte, Spirit Airlines flights are 19% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Charlotte from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Charlotte direct flight deals
Nov 1 - Nov 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

1h 56m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 17m
$204

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Nov 2 - Nov 9
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

1h 57m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 12m
$206

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Nov 9 - Nov 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

1h 56m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 17m
$214

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Charlotte

Late deals on return flights to Charlotte from Chicago, departing today and this week
Oct 12 - Oct 17
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

10h 56m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 34m
$163

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Oct 11 - Oct 18
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

16h 14m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 06m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 12 - Oct 18
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

10h 56m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 06m
$169

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

One-way flights to Charlotte from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Charlotte
Nov 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 04m
$75

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Nov 2
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

10h 56m
$76

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Nov 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

11h 11m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Charlotte flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Charlotte from Chicago?

Located just 5.7 mi from the city center, Charlotte Douglas is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Charlotte from Chicago. Booking flights from Chicago to Douglas (CLT) should be relatively easy as there are 33 daily inbound flights from Chicago from 8 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from Chicago to Charlotte Douglas have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Charlotte for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Charlotte for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $120, but on average you can expect to pay $163.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Charlotte for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Charlotte under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Charlotte is less than $258.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Charlotte for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Charlotte within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Charlotte?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Travelers can expect 16 flights from Chicago to Charlotte on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 6% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 19% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 38% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 38% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Charlotte?

American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Frontier can get you from Chicago to Charlotte in just under 1h 57m. Your travel time can differ by up to 9h 44m. The distance between Chicago and Charlotte is about 602 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Charlotte round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Chicago to Charlotte is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $120 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Spirit Airlines and Frontier, starting at $148 and $163 round-trip. Users have found that American Airlines is 59% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $75. Users have also found prices from $76 and $112 on Frontier and Delta, respectively.

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

Consider American Airlines, JetBlue or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Charlotte.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Charlotte?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Chicago to Charlotte consider choosing Republic Airways (93%), GoJet (92%) or Lufthansa (90%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Charlotte?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Charlotte? While on average our users pay $378, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $135. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Charlotte Douglas), is priced around $149.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Charlotte

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Chicago to Charlotte

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Charlotte choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$51Average$160FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$98Average$193FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$119Average$332FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$152Average$312FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$154Average$397FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Charlotte

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Charlotte
4%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
39%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
53%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
4%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Charlotte

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Charlotte
Sunday25daily flights
Monday39daily flights
Tuesday47daily flights
Wednesday35daily flights
Thursday29daily flights
Friday34daily flights
Saturday22daily flights