Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale
American Airlines and Spirit Airlines have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale. Confirm policies on booking site.
The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, Most European Countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City), the UK, Ireland, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days.
With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21);
There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa;
Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces;
Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19);
Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction;
B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities;
Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane.
Travelers must complete a disclosure and attestation form before departure.
Exemptions or waiver to the testing requirements may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s life, health against a serious danger, or physical safety and testing cannot be completed before travel.
US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
Travelers arriving in New York State must complete the Traveler Health Form.
Travelers arriving in Massachusetts must complete the Massachusetts Health Form.
Travelers are advised to get tested 3-5 days after travel and stay home and self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. Even if they test negative, they must still stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If the test is positive, isolate to protect others from getting infected.??
Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.?
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Travelers are subject to COVID-19 measures set by the state/territory of their final destination. For more information go to CDC website.
There are currently 1,105 active cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in US and 0 deaths as of Mar 2 2021
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An average nonstop flight takes 2h 01m, covering a distance of 634 miles.
There are 145 (nonstop) flights between Charlotte and Fort Lauderdale per week, averaging 20 per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Spirit Airlines ($18) and American Airlines ($32), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Spirit Airlines ($41) and Multiple Airlines ($52).
American Airlines (19 times daily) is the most frequent flyer on this route.
From Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale, Sunday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Friday is the most expensive. Flying from Fort Lauderdale back to Charlotte , the best deals are generally found on Friday, with Tuesday being the most expensive.
When flying out of Charlotte you will be using Charlotte Douglas, often referred to as Charlotte Airport. You will be landing at Fort Lauderdale, also known as Fort Lauderdale Airport.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Fort Lauderdale from Charlotte is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Fort Lauderdale with an airline and back to Charlotte with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Fort Lauderdale from Charlotte up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "Attitude of flight attendant"
Cons: "More room I pay for main cabin It feels it was just the regular"
Cons: "The flight attendants were very polite. Both of us are blind, and they told us the information we needed – how far away is the nearest exit row. Otherwise they treated us like everyone else!"
Pros: "I enjoyed the on-air entertainment."
Cons: "My seat was in the back of the airplane, and I was in the middle seat."
Cons: "They announced there would be inflight WiFi, but they never turned it on."
Pros: "See above"
Cons: "See above"
Pros: "Seats which we selected where great"
Cons: "I would have like the opportunity of moving up to preferred seating. Would be willing to purchase it"
Cons: "Had terrible seats with no reclines and near the bathroom. They charge extra for better seats, they should offer something in return for below average seats."
Pros: "Fast and much more efficient than the previous leg of our trip"
Cons: "I believe there should be two staff to serve as for one it looks like too much."
Cons: "It’s a shame the larger airlines are eating up the smaller!"
Pros: "David took really could care of our cabin. Likes his cheerful attitude. He was excellent. Hope you let him know."
Cons: "Had to drive 100 miles to catch second leg of trip."
Cons: "super delayed, then delayed more on tarmac due to OVERVfueling."
Cons: "Gates are unorganized and crowded"
Pros: "Staff are friendly and helpful"
Pros: "No complaints at all. Comfortable and on time."
Pros: "Food was okay."
Cons: "No advance check in left me waiting in line at my connection in order to get a center seat in the middle of a group. There’s no excuse for manual check in in this day and age."
Pros: "On time with no delays"
Pros: "Went without a hitch"
Cons: "No free wifi"
Cons: "Seat back in front of us broke. So my partner and I had to move to other seats during landing."
Pros: "No issues at all"
Pros: "Flight was on time"
Pros: "No problems."
Cons: "All was well."
Pros: "Departure and arrival time"
Cons: "No carry on bags"
Pros: "everything was smooth"
Cons: "Nothing bad about the trip"
Cons: "All the different prices for seats. I think it is a stupid system. Miss the good old days of air travel."
Pros: "Paid extra for more legroom"
Cons: "No Free WiFi"
Cons: "seats should be sold based on the weight of passengers."
Pros: "Boarding on time and arrived to my destination on time."
Cons: "no comment"
Cons: "Equipment malfunction at 11 pm is always really nice."
Cons: "The limitation on available hardware that is compatible with the GoGo app prevented us from enjoying the available entertainment."
Pros: "Not over crowded"
Pros: "not much"
Cons: "not much"
Pros: "Very helpful and kind staff. Everything was on time and made for a great travel experience."
Cons: "I was unable to log on to gogoinflight to watch a movie, my ipad was unable to connect."
Pros: "On time arrival"
Cons: "Last to board with a young child."
Pros: "Purchased extra legroom -- on time boarding"
Pros: "Leave and arrive on time"
Cons: "No entertainment options"
Pros: "Comfortable seats."
Cons: "Internet slow to access."
Pros: "I like that American offers free movies thru their app but there was a glitch and I couldn't get it to work!"
Cons: "Couldn't get the entertainment app to work"
Cons: "Delayed for 2 and half hour"
Pros: "No problems"
Cons: "couple of issues: #1.Spirit Website and Mobile apps keep crashing and several of us who booked your airlines were not able to utilize mobile boarding passes. In the age of mobility this User Experience (UX Design) should be a priority. #2. When we were trying to leave Costa Rica again we had issues with your Bar Code Scanners. We were able to download on our phone but when we go to customs after waiting in long lines we were told that they were not accepting Spirit airlines bar codes. You were the only airlines with long lines. Not even the kiosk was able to print boarding passes so we had to wait in long lines just to get a print out from the service desk."
Pros: "Smooth/no delays"
Cons: "The staff was rude and not sensitive to people’s needs"
Pros: "Not a thing."
Cons: "There was terrible turbulence from the moment we took off until we landed. It would have been nice to at least hear the pilot tell us everything was going to be okay."
Cons: "no drinks, no snacks"
Cons: "All bagages has 50 pounds scale, spirit has 40 pounds limitation. $70lbaggage fee is robbery"
Pros: "The staff was fantastic"
Cons: "Getting on off the plane and switching planes Seemed a little disorganized today and it caused us to be even more delayed. I hope everyone made there connections today"
Cons: "The seating was very uncomfortable feels as if made of metal"
Cons: "Both flights on my trip were delayed, and not by a bit."
Cons: "seat, confort, dint recline, not tv or movies, no snacks"
Cons: "Waited too long after closing the door until take off. Waited 30+ minutes for bags"
Pros: "Stewardiist were great"
Cons: "Airport was too big"
Cons: "For the money you save you'll spend in inconveniences."
Pros: "It was cheap"
Cons: "It was "cheap""
Pros: "The info was excellent no worries on my trip."
Cons: "No complaints"
Pros: "My luggage arrived in good condition in Tampa.Easy pickup.lol"
Cons: "Daughter got sick.I checked in and had to leave the airport to take care of her."
Cons: "Lied too. Delayed. Misinformed."
Pros: "Price and boarding"
Cons: "Delay (like always), cheap seating and no entertainment. Also, food selection is garbage."
Pros: "Friendly staff. Helped me while I was traveling alone with a baby."
Cons: "No thing to speed beautiful 5 h fly tv or music"
Cons: "I never had any issues"
Pros: "Efficient checking in and boarding"
Cons: "No complaints"
Pros: "The staff's attitude was very positive"
Cons: "Spirit sucks"
Cons: "Waited over 1 hr and 30 mins to get our baggage"
Cons: "Seat didn't recline. No entertainment or food options. Waited 40 minutes at the gate to deplane... very frustrating."
Cons: "see above"
Pros: "should incluid baggage in Price"
Cons: "The airport closed because of security breach"
Pros: "The assistent very sweet"
Cons: "Someone was in my seat and airlines did nothing I had to sit in a middle seat and I am not a fan of that because of my anxiety"
Cons: "40lbs luggage. All other airlines offer 50lbs"
Cons: "Nothing spirit is pure garbage"
Cons: "Unexceptable service."
Cons: "Too much information/forms while checking in and have to pay for luggage which is expensive."
Pros: "Clean, new aircraft. Friendly staff."
Cons: "I asked would I like a window seat and I said yes. However, I was given a seat with no window at i.e. The very last row in the plane."
Cons: "Nothung is free…"
Cons: "My trip was cancelled and didn't tell me. My money hasn't refund yet. What a terrible experience whit this site."
Cons: "Luggage $45 carry on $38 this is where spirit gets you"
Cons: "the check in was delayed due to a computer problem. the check in person was not polite"
Cons: "The delay was excessive once we got to ft Lauderdale"
Cons: "baggage fee is too high"
Cons: "All. Price too high for kind of service"
Airlines flying from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale