The cheapest times to fly from ATL to SBY are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 13th to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 15th to November 18th

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 SBY is mid January. Prices can be as high as $451 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $219 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Ocean City

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Salisbury, MD (SBY) will usually cost between $241 to $343 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $248. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $334. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $87 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $255 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to SBY flight.

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

ATL to SBY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to SBY 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 $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SBY, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. 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 $51 (17%) 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 $251. Return trip prices are from the SBY 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 SBY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 3 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from ATL to SBY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 10.98% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 5.69% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN) in Trenton, NJ

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 3.14% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to TTN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 595 miles or 958 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to SBY flight is about 2 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Salisbury, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from ATL to SBY.


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 SBY
Destination airport name Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport
City Salisbury, MD
Country the United States
Latitude 38.3
Longitude -75.5


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