The cheapest times to fly from ATL to AVP are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the week of October 1st)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to AVP is mid October. Prices can be as high as $620 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $237 for Wednesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Wilkes-Barre

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) will usually cost between $245 to $317 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $245. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $333. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $88 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $254 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to AVP flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to AVP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to AVP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to AVP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $33 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $248. Return trip prices are from the AVP to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to AVP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from ATL to AVP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 22.09% less expensive than AVP
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to LGA flights

Destination alternative #2: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 12.23% less expensive than AVP
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to EWR flights

Destination alternative #3: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 17.95% less expensive than AVP
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to JFK flights

Destination alternative #4: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 10.45% less expensive than AVP
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to PHL flights

Destination alternative #5: Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN) in Trenton, NJ

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 2.56% less expensive than AVP
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to TTN flights

Destination alternative #6: Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP) in Islip, NY

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 6.11% less expensive than AVP
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to ISP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to AVP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 714 miles or 1149 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to AVP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to AVP flight is about 2 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 93 available flights from ATL to AVP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeATL
Origination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeAVP
Destination airport nameWilkes Barre Scranton International Airport
CityScranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to AVP tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 29% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 3% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AVP heading for ATL about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 12 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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