Charlotte to Melbourne Flights
Flights to Melbourne
What You Should Know about Flights from Charlotte Airport
Charlotte Douglas International Airport is a busy hub in the southeast that offers many regional and international flights from Charlotte. More than 39 million people passed through this airport in 2011 alone. The five concourses are home to 13 airlines, from popular domestic carriers such as American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to foreign carriers like Air Canada Jazz and Lufthansa German Airlines. Located six miles west of downtown Charlotte on the Josh Birmingham Parkway, this airport offers many air ticket deals through Orbitz.com.
Airport Parking Options
Charlotte International Airport offers over 25,000 parking spaces. The long-term parking lot is the best value at $4 per day. The costliest option is valet parking at $19 per day. Several shuttles are available to get you to and from the lot if you choose the economical option.
Solving the Airport Transportation Problem
If you choose to leave your car at home, there are several options for transportation to and from the airport. Charlotte has bus, train and taxi services; the cheapest options are the bus and train. You can ride either for $1.75 per ride, and they operate 20 hours a day. Express bus fare will cost you $2.40. A taxi is the most direct route and costs about $20 per trip within six miles of the airport. With the money you save by buying your air tickets on Orbitz.com, you can afford the extra cost of a taxi.
Finding a Good Meal at the Airport
Like any other airport, Charlotte International offers a wide variety of fast food options. From Burger King to Panda Express, there are plenty of the choices available. For a good sit-down breakfast before your flight, stop at Bojangles' Famous Chicken and Biscuits. The restaurant is located inside the airport and offers home-style meals for passengers boarding flights from Charlotte. Book you flight on Orbitz.com to save enough time to savor the meal before take-off.
Trips to Melbourne, Florida
Flights to Melbourne, Florida, arrive at the Melbourne International Airport. Located at One Air Terminal Parkway, the airport is just 1.5 miles from the city's downtown area. The three runways handle mostly general aviation traffic, with the few scheduled commercial flights provided primarily by Delta Air Lines, Delta Connection and US Airways Express.
Transportation From Melbourne International Airport
The Melbourne International Airport offers a variety of transportation options to take you from the airport to the city. The Melbourne Airport Express provides door-to-door service for large groups, and rates vary according to destination. The Space Coast Area Transit service provides buses to the city center for a fare of $1.25. Taxi service is also available, with rates staring at $45 to the nearest resorts and about $5 to take you to the city center.
The Weather in Melbourne
Melbourne is a city of hot, humid summers interspersed with mild winters. The summer temperatures are over 90 degrees Fahrenheit during the hottest months of July and August, with the temperature dropping to average lows in the 70s during the evenings. In wintertime, the highs are in the 70s, with lows averaging in the low 50s. Visitors should wear light, airy clothing, because the area has frequent high heat and humidity. During the winters, a light to moderate jacket should suffice.
Things to Do in Melbourne
The population of Melbourne was only 76,068 in 2010, but it nearly doubles each year with the annual Melbourne Arts Festival. The festival attracts nearly 60,000 visitors each April, with many arriving on cheap flights to Melbourne from locations all over the world. Along with the arts festival, Melbourne also hosts an annual IndiaFest in February and the Melbourne Independent Filmmakers' Festival each November. Seats on flights to the city can be booked online using Orbitz.com.
Cheap flights from Charlotte to Melbourne
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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Charlotte and Melbourne airports and terminals
Airports in CharlotteNC, US
Douglas Airport (CLT)
Distance from City Center: 6 miles
Carriers for flights from CLT to MLB
Interesting facts about flights from Charlotte to Melbourne
- 2 direct flights are operating from Charlotte to Melbourne today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 39m.
- US Airways flight 4737 (5:35 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's earliest available flight from Charlotte to Melbourne.
- US Airways flight 4735 (10:25 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Charlotte to Melbourne.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Charlotte to Melbourne (US Airways flight 4735, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 1h 38m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Charlotte to Melbourne (US Airways flight 4737, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 1h 40m.
- Flights from Douglas Airport (CLT) to Melbourne Intl (MLB), Orlando Airport (MCO) are available for this route.
Flight schedule for flights from Charlotte to Melbourne on Thu, Dec 5, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL823/DL1856||CLT||6:00 AM||MLB||10:41 AM||M90/M88||4hr 41min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL323/DL1856||CLT||7:15 AM||MLB||10:41 AM||M90/M88||3hr 26min|
|US Airways||US4737||CLT||11:35 AM||MLB||1:15 PM||CRJ||1hr 40min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL2251/DL2213||CLT||11:25 AM||MLB||2:55 PM||M90/M88||3hr 30min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL2422/DL2213||CLT||9:45 AM||MLB||2:55 PM||M90/M88||5hr 10min|
|United Airlines/Delta Air Lines||UA2418/DL2213||CLT||9:21 AM||MLB||2:55 PM||320/M88||5hr 34min|
|US Airways/Delta Air Lines||US510/DL2213||CLT||9:21 AM||MLB||2:55 PM||320/M88||5hr 34min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL1095/DL2195||CLT||12:50 PM||MLB||5:08 PM||M90/M88||4hr 18min|
|United Airlines/Delta Air Lines||UA2348/DL2195||CLT||1:10 PM||MLB||5:08 PM||320/M88||3hr 58min|
|United Airlines/Delta Air Lines||UA2375/DL2195||CLT||11:50 AM||MLB||5:08 PM||319/M88||5hr 18min|
|US Airways/Delta Air Lines||US657/DL2195||CLT||1:10 PM||MLB||5:08 PM||320/M88||3hr 58min|
|US Airways/Delta Air Lines||US2071/DL2195||CLT||11:50 AM||MLB||5:08 PM||319/M88||5hr 18min|
|US Airways||US4735||CLT||4:25 PM||MLB||6:03 PM||CRJ||1hr 38min|
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