The flight time from Lynchburg to Charlotte is 1 hour, 8 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LYH Lynchburg, VA 6 minutes early.
15 minutes taxiing out
39 minutes in the air
10 minutes taxiing in
Arrives CLT Charlotte, NC 13 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Lynchburg to Charlotte is 1 hour, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 39 minutes.

The flight distance from Lynchburg to Charlotte is 175 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Charlotte to Lynchburg
1 hour, 3 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

1h 8m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 15m 30m 45m1h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Flights Per Week



175 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Lynchburg from Charlotte by plane?

The distance from Lynchburg to Charlotte by plane is 175 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Lynchburg to Charlotte?

The flight time from Lynchburg to Charlotte is 1 hour, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 39 minutes. These numbers are averages.

What airlines fly from Lynchburg to Charlotte?

American is the only airline with direct flights from Lynchburg to Charlotte.

Does Southwest fly from Lynchburg to Charlotte?

Southwest does not fly from Lynchburg (LYH) to Charlotte (CLT). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Lynchburg 6 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 39 minutes
Taxiing In 10 minutes
Arrives Charlotte 13 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Lynchburg to Charlotte, American is 87% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 87% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 87% 10% 3%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Lynchburg and Charlotte, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
In the Air
Taxiing In
American 15 39 10 68

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
4pm 0.26
6pm 0.43
6am 0.32
2pm 0.09
3pm 0.5
7pm 0.76
5am 0.88
8pm 0.01
7am 0.33
5pm 0.26
8am 0.15
9am 0.79
1pm 0.39
11am 0.7

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Lynchburg to Charlotte that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 169
February 156
March 177
April 174
May 182
June 172
July 180
August 180
September 200
October 212
November 201
December 195

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Lynchburg to Charlotte that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 6.15
Tuesday 5.96
Wednesday 6.21
Thursday 6.17
Friday 6.27
Saturday 5.42
Sunday 6.08

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
American 1

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
In the Air
Taxi In
4pm 20 41 8 71
6pm 15 38 10 68
6am 11 38 9 62
2pm 17 39 10 68
3pm 15 38 11 69
7pm 12 36 15 67
5am 15 39 9 67
8pm 15 37 12 61
7am 22 43 7 75
5pm 16 40 10 67
8am 18 41 11 77
9am 19 41 11 74
1pm 14 38 9 62
11am 14 40 7 62
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.