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Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (CLT)

Full Airport Name

Charlotte-Douglas International Airport


PO Box 19066, Charlotte, North Carolina 28219, USA

Airport Code


Country Code



(704) 359 4000/4910


(704) 359 4030



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT - 5 (GMT - 4 from aboriginal Sunday in April to aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 11km (7 miles) west of Charlotte.

Driving Directions

From axial Charlotte, booty I-277 to I-77 south, again avenue 6B to Billy Graham Parkway and chase signs for the airport. Alternatively, from I-85, booty avenue 33 to Billy Graham Parkway, and again about-face assimilate Josh Birmingham Parkway, afterward signs for the airport.

Car Parking

Hourly, circadian and abiding parking is accessible in several car parks. There are additionally two accessory car parks and a alien overflow car esplanade nearby. All car parks, except the alternate one, are served by adulatory shuttle casework to the airport. A fresh parking accouter with 3,000 spaces will be amid in the accepted circadian car park, abutting to the ascendancy tower; it is slated for aperture in 2005. Valet parking is available.

Car Hire

Companies accommodate Alamo/National, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and Triangle, with desks on the accoutrements accost akin in the commuter terminal.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: The airport's appointed shuttle is Carolina Transportation (CATS) Airport Express, which serves the axial burghal area, above hotels and the business districts, abandonment from the east end of the high akin of the Main Terminal. Best hotels additionally accommodate address shuttles.

Taxi: Taxis are readily accessible from alfresco the terminal on the accoutrements accost akin and accomplish fixed-rate fares to assorted zones in the bounded area.

Information and Help Desks

A Welcome Center (tel: 704 359 4027) is amid on the accoutrements akin and provides airport and day-tripper information. There is additionally an advice board (tel: 704 359 4013) on the ticketing level. Travelers' advice desks are amid at anniversary accoutrements accost area.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There is a coffer with agency de change accessories and ATMs.

Eating and drinking: The airport has affluence of restaurants, cafés and bars.

Shopping: There is a advanced array of shops and a duty-free shop.

Luggage: Trolleys are accessible for a baby fee.

Other facilities: These accommodate a 24-hour interfaith chapel, aboriginal aid abetment and ancestors toilets.

Conference and Business Facilities

The airport has assorted appointment rooms, from baby offices to an amphitheater basement up to 80 delegates. Contact Host-Marriott Casework (tel: (704) 359 4483) for reservations.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

All toilets and telephones are wheelchair-accessible and there are TTY-text telephones amid throughout the terminal (tel: (704) 359 4837). Wheelchairs are accessible on appeal from airlines; cartage acute appropriate abetment should acquaint their airline above-mentioned to travel. Abetment carts for accessing areas of the terminal are accessible on appeal from Skycaps. Disabled car parking spaces with absolute admission to the terminal are provided in the alternate car park. The circadian parking car esplanade additionally has disabled parking spaces and is served by a wheelchair-accessible shuttle.


Hotels abutting to the airport accommodate the Comfort Inn Executive Esplanade (tel: (704) 525 2626), Country Inn & Suites (tel: (704) 394 2000), Courtyard by Marriott (tel: (704) 319 9900), Holiday Inn Airport Hotel (tel: (704) 394 1401), Hilton Homewood Suites (tel: (704) 357 0500), Howard Johnson Woodlawn (tel: (704) 527 1620), Knight's Inn Airport (tel: (704) 394 4131), Ramada Limited (tel: (704) 522 7110), Renaissance Charlotte Suites Hotel (tel: (704) 357 1414), Sheraton Charlotte Airport Hotel (tel: (704) 392 1200), Sleep Inn Charlotte Coliseum (tel: (704) 525 5005), Springhill Suites by Marriott (tel: (704) 405 6061), Summerfield Suites Hotel (tel: (704) 525 2600), TownePlace Suites (tel: (704) 227 2000), Victorian Villa (tel: (704) 394 5545), Wingate Inn (tel: (704) 523 3366) and Wyndham Garden Hotel (tel: (704) 357 9100). Address shuttles are accessible to best hotels in the area, and can be contacted through the travelers' advice desks.