The flight time from Nashville to Charlotte is 1 hour, 22 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves BNA Nashville, TN 2 minutes early.
15 minutes taxiing out
52 minutes in the air
11 minutes taxiing in
Arrives CLT Charlotte, NC 7 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

American
88%
Southwest
86%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Nashville to Charlotte is 1 hour, 22 minutes. The time spent in the air is 52 minutes.

The flight distance from Nashville to Charlotte is 328 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Charlotte to Nashville
1 hour, 22 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Southwest
1h 8m
American
1h 24m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

66

Distance

328 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0246810

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
54
Southwest
12

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Nashville from Charlotte by plane?

The distance from Nashville to Charlotte by plane is 328 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Nashville to Charlotte?

The flight time from Nashville to Charlotte is 1 hour, 22 minutes. The time spent in the air is 52 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Southwest being the fastest taking 1 hour, 8 minutes, and American the slowest taking 1 hour, 24 minutes.

What airlines fly from Nashville to Charlotte?

American and Southwest are the airlines with direct flights from Nashville to Charlotte.

Does Southwest fly from Nashville to Charlotte?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Nashville (BNA) to Charlotte (CLT). On average, they have 12 flights per week on this route. This may vary seasonally, please check the chart above for more details.

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 Nashville 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 52 minutes
Taxiing In 11 minutes
Arrives Charlotte 7 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 Nashville to Charlotte, Southwest is 86% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 86% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 88% 11% 1%
Southwest 86% 14% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Nashville 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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Southwest 10 50 7 68
American 16 53 12 84

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
3pm 0.14
6am 0.16
5pm 0.36
4pm 0.76
5am 0.98
8pm 0.04
1pm 0.44
8am 0.05
2pm 1
7pm 0.9
10pm 0.22
9pm 0.55
12pm 0.56
11am 0.79
10am 0.46
9am 1.23
7am 0.78

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Nashville 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 316
February 287
March 322
April 291
May 274
June 262
July 265
August 278
September 273
October 304
November 290
December 305

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Nashville 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 9.73
Tuesday 9.71
Wednesday 9.83
Thursday 9.71
Friday 9.9
Saturday 8.15
Sunday 9.63

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
Southwest 0

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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
3pm 13 50 10 75
6am 26 55 8 91
5pm 13 51 8 74
4pm 15 52 11 81
5am 14 51 10 77
8pm 10 49 7 66
1pm 18 54 13 87
8am 15 53 9 80
2pm 20 55 14 92
7pm 17 53 10 82
10pm 10 48 5 63
9pm 9 48 6 64
12pm 14 53 16 87
11am 13 52 14 82
10am 15 52 8 76
9am 15 53 10 81
7am 20 53 15 92
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.