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

CHI — CLT
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Chicago to Charlotte Douglas are usually found in February or January, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday 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 2023: compare Chicago to Charlotte flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Charlotte.

CHI - CLT

Price

$252 - $375

CLT

Temperature

41 - 78.8 °F

CLT

Rainfall

3 - 4.2 inches

Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Round-trip from$252From Chicago (CHI) to Charlotte Douglas
One-way from$81One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Charlotte Douglas

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

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 20%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 28 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 $353.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Charlotte from Chicago. Prices for February average $328 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $196. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of November. Opting for a February flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in November

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

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Charlotte in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 3% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Charlotte in February, March 2023

The best prices found for CHI to CLT flights for February, March
Feb 25 - Mar 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 51m
$124

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 11 - Feb 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 56m
$127

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 28 - Mar 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

7h 48m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 23m
$129

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Chicago to Charlotte 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charlotte from Chicago found for this year
Feb 25 - Mar 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 51m
$124

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 11 - Feb 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 56m
$127

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 28 - Mar 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

7h 48m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 23m
$129

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Charlotte

Feb 8 - Feb 15
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

9h 33m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

7h 03m
$149

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 7 - Feb 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

9h 33m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

7h 03m
$150

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 11 - Feb 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

9h 33m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

7h 03m
$156

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Chicago to Charlotte is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $318.30 RT. This price is typically 47% cheaper than other airlines that offer Chicago to Charlotte flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $176. Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is the most common Chicago airport to take off from when flying to Charlotte. Charlotte Douglas Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Charlotte. When flying from Chicago to Charlotte, Frontier flights are 23% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Charlotte

Feb 25 - Mar 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 51m
$124

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 11 - Feb 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 56m
$127

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 28 - Mar 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

7h 48m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 23m
$129

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

  • 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 34% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $364.70 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $141. 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
Mar 8 - Mar 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

1h 52m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$218

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 21 - Feb 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

2h 08m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 17m
$219

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 21 - Feb 27
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

Nonstop

2h 08m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 15m
$234

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Last minute flights from Chicago to Charlotte

Late deals on return flights to Charlotte from Chicago, departing today and this week
Feb 11 - Feb 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 49m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 56m
$127

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 7 - Feb 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 11m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 34m
$131

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 7 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

7h 30m
CLT

Charlotte Douglas

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 56m
$143

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

One-way flights to Charlotte from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Charlotte
Mar 7
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

13h 03m
$62

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 28
MDW

Chicago Midway

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

6h 46m
$63

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CLT

Charlotte Douglas

1 stop

13h 32m
$63

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Charlotte

Delta
7.9
Good
2,034 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,034 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,034 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,188 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,034 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,668 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,034 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
716 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,034 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

Frontier
6.1
Okay
537 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,034 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

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 31 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 United Airlines, American 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 Spirit Airlines for just $124, but on average you can expect to pay $138.

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 $264.

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, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Travelers can expect 9 flights from Chicago to Charlotte on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 44% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 56% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Charlotte?

Spirit Airlines and American Airlines can get you from Chicago to Charlotte in just under 6h 49m. Your travel time can differ by up to 7h 17m. 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 Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $124 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $146. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 62% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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 Lufthansa (100%), Republic Airways (91%) or Iberia (86%) 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 $814, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $131. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Charlotte Douglas), is priced around $131.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Charlotte

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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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JetBlueCheapest$98Average$193FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$141Average$365FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$144Average$184FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$176Average$318FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$190Average$413FlexibilityNo 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
16%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
23%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
59%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
2%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
Sunday24daily flights
Monday37daily flights
Tuesday35daily flights
Wednesday36daily flights
Thursday34daily flights
Friday30daily flights
Saturday24daily flights
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