The cheapest times to fly from ATL to BCN are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 BCN is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1449 for Thursday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $661 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Barcelona

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Barcelona (BCN) will usually cost between $690 to $1247 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $694. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1284. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $590 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $902 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to BCN flight.

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

ATL to BCN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to BCN flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BCN, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Barcelona, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $101 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $847. Return trip prices are from the BCN 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 BCN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 13 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to BCN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to BCN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > BCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $556
  • Average savings: $347 (38.41%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ATL > LGA > BCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $582
  • Average savings: $321 (35.53%)

See ATL to LGA flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (ATL > EWR > BCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $589
  • Average savings: $314 (34.76%)

See ATL to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Barcelona Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4572 miles or 7358 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to BCN flight is about 9 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Barcelona?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from ATL to BCN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code BCN
Destination airport name Barcelona Airport
City Barcelona
Country Spain
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 2.1


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