Charlotte to Sarasota Flights
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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.
Flights to Sarasota
The Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, located at 6000 Airport Circle, Sarasota, FL, serves the passengers of Delta, AirTran, jetBlue, US Airways and Air Canada airlines. By using the search features at Orbitz.com, travelers can find budget flights to Sarasota without hiring a travel planner. Downtown is just six miles south of the airport, while the city of Bradenton is ten miles to the north, making travel to and from the facilities fast and relatively inexpensive.
Going to and From Sarasota Bradenton International Airport
For those who want to drive during their stay, rental cars are available through Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty. Free shuttles may be available through your hotel or airline, although the public bus also offers affordable rides at just $1.50 per person. Taxis and other hired cars are available on an individual basis. The typical fare for traveling from the airport to downtown is $40.
The Weather in Sarasota
By and large, the seasons are good to travelers in Sarasota, though reading through the reviews at Orbitz.com may help people decide when to schedule certain events. The year-round temperature averages 72 degrees, but the temps can reach into the 90s during the summer months or dip into the chilly 40s or 50s during the coldest parts of the year. However, snow in Sarasota is an anomaly.
Sarasota Sights and Entertainment
Sarasota is a focal point for cultural arts and conservation in Florida. Each year the Sarasota Orchestra hosts a three-week music festival that draws people in from around the world. Students from Florida State University complete their master's training at the Asolo Conservatory there, and several theater, opera and ballet houses fill the city. The city is also home to the Mote Marine Laboratory and Sarasota Jungle Gardens, which attract nature lovers from across Florida and beyond. While Orbitz.com is crafty at finding the best flights to Sarasota, travelers can also use it to book accommodations and get discounts for the city's top attractions.
Cheap flights from Charlotte to Sarasota
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Cheapest weekend flights in January from Charlotte to Sarasota
|Leave Fri, Jan 10||Charlotte (CLT)||Sarasota (SRQ)||United Airlines||$585|
|Return Sun, Jan 12||Sarasota (SRQ)||Charlotte (CLT)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Charlotte to Sarasota
|Leave Sat, Jan 18||Charlotte (CLT)||Sarasota (SRQ)||Delta Air Lines||$247|
|Return Thu, Jan 23||Sarasota (SRQ)||Charlotte (CLT)||Delta Air Lines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Charlotte to Sarasota
|Leave Tue, Feb 11||Charlotte (CLT)||Sarasota (SRQ)||United Airlines||$682|
|Return Fri, Mar 14||Sarasota (SRQ)||Charlotte (CLT)||United Airlines|
Cheapest weekend flights in March from Charlotte to Sarasota
|Leave Thu, Mar 6||Charlotte (CLT)||Sarasota (SRQ)||Delta Air Lines||$284|
|Return Sun, Mar 9||Sarasota (SRQ)||Charlotte (CLT)||Delta Air Lines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Charlotte to Sarasota
|Leave Tue, Mar 11||Charlotte (CLT)||Sarasota (SRQ)||Delta Air Lines||$247|
|Return Thu, Mar 13||Sarasota (SRQ)||Charlotte (CLT)||Delta Air Lines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Charlotte and Sarasota
|Delta Air Lines||CLT||SRQ||Tue, Mar 11 - Thu, Mar 13||$247|
|US Airways||CLT||SRQ||Tue, Mar 11 - Thu, Mar 13||$279|
|United Airlines||CLT||SRQ||Fri, Jan 10 - Sun, Jan 12||$585|
|JetBlue Airways||CLT||SRQ||Thu, Mar 6 - Sun, Mar 9||$637|
Charlotte and Sarasota airports and terminals
Airports in CharlotteNC, US
Douglas Airport (CLT)
Distance from City Center: 6 miles
Carriers for flights from CLT to SRQ
Interesting facts about flights from Charlotte to Sarasota
- 2 direct flights are operating from Charlotte to Sarasota today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 45m.
- US Airways flight 2675 (3:31 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 900) is today's earliest available flight from Charlotte to Sarasota.
- US Airways flight 4507 (10:12 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 700) is today's latest available flight from Charlotte to Sarasota.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Charlotte to Sarasota (US Airways flight 4507, Canadair Regional Jet 700) takes 1h 42m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Charlotte to Sarasota (US Airways flight 2675, Canadair Regional Jet 900) takes 1h 48m.
- Flights from Douglas Airport (CLT) to Tampa Airport (TPA) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Charlotte and Sarasota
|Canadair Regional Jet 700||US Airways|
|Canadair Regional Jet||US Airways|
|Canadair Regional Jet 900||US Airways|
|Embraer 175||US Airways|
Flight schedule for flights from Charlotte to Sarasota on Tue, Dec 10, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL823/DL2298||CLT||6:00 AM||SRQ||10:43 AM||M90/M88||4hr 43min|
|US Airways||US2675||CLT||9:31 AM||SRQ||11:19 AM||CR9||1hr 48min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL323/DL2460||CLT||7:15 AM||SRQ||1:07 PM||M90/M88||5hr 52min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL1591/DL2460||CLT||8:25 AM||SRQ||1:07 PM||M90/M88||4hr 42min|
|United Airlines/Delta Air Lines||UA2307/DL2460||CLT||8:00 AM||SRQ||1:07 PM||321/M88||5hr 7min|
|United Airlines/Delta Air Lines||UA2418/DL2460||CLT||9:21 AM||SRQ||1:07 PM||320/M88||3hr 46min|
|US Airways/Delta Air Lines||US469/DL2460||CLT||8:00 AM||SRQ||1:07 PM||321/M88||5hr 7min|
|US Airways/Delta Air Lines||US510/DL2460||CLT||9:21 AM||SRQ||1:07 PM||320/M88||3hr 46min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL2251/DL1297||CLT||11:25 AM||SRQ||4:11 PM||M90/M90||4hr 46min|
|United Airlines/Delta Air Lines||UA2375/DL1297||CLT||11:50 AM||SRQ||4:11 PM||319/M90||4hr 21min|
|US Airways/Delta Air Lines||US2071/DL1297||CLT||11:50 AM||SRQ||4:11 PM||319/M90||4hr 21min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL1095/DL2462||CLT||12:50 PM||SRQ||5:32 PM||M90/M88||4hr 42min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL2597/DL2462||CLT||2:00 PM||SRQ||5:32 PM||M90/M88||3hr 32min|
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