Cheap flights from Charlotte, NC to Los Angeles, CA

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Travelers usually depart from Charlotte Douglas International, Charlotte, Charlotte Greyhound Station, Charlotte, NC - Glenwood Drive, or Charlotte-Hidden Valley when they travel from Charlotte to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA. The distance between Charlotte and Los Angeles is 3416 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Charlotte and Los Angeles have 401 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Charlotte to Los Angeles

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Charlotte, CLT can enter Los Angeles, LAX.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result required
  • No quarantine required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Charlotte to Los Angeles?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Charlotte and Los Angeles takes around 5.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Charlotte and Los Angeles?
The flight distance between Charlotte and Los Angeles is 3416 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Charlotte and Los Angeles?
Several carriers operate flights between Charlotte and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Charlotte?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Charlotte and Las Vegas, Denver, Orlando, Philadelphia, London, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Phoenix, San Juan, Cancún, Dallas, New York, Fort Lauderdale, Seattle, Washington, D.C., Austin, Houston, Paris, Chicago.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and Denver, Atlanta, Las Vegas, New York, Cincinnati, Cancún, Chicago, Mexico City, Washington, D.C., Paris, Guadalajara, London, Rome, Amsterdam, Philadelphia, Orlando, St. Louis, Houston, Minneapolis, Oakland.
What airports are near Charlotte?
The main airport in Charlotte is Charlotte Douglas International. It is also served by Charlotte Douglas International, Raleigh–Durham International, Asheville Regional, Myrtle Beach International, Greenville–Spartanburg International, Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional, Concord Regional, Piedmont Triad International, Columbia Metropolitan, Fayetteville Regional.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Tijuana International, Ontario International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field, Long Beach.
What buses and trains depart from Charlotte?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Charlotte, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Charlotte and Los Angeles?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Charlotte and Los Angeles thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Charlotte and Los Angeles can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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