The cheapest times to fly from AEX to ATL are
- January 8th to February 25th
- April 23rd to May 13th
- July 30th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)
- early December
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 AEX to ATL is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $384 for Monday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $199 for Wednesday flights around early to mid May.
When to Fly to Atlanta
Flying from Alexandria, LA (AEX) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $209 to $314 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $228. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $304. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $76 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $244 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AEX to ATL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AEX to ATL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the AEX to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Alexandria. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Atlanta, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Alexandria. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $62 (23%) 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 $213. Return trip prices are from the ATL to AEX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from AEX to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 53 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from AEX to ATL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Alexandria International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 499 miles or 803 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from AEX to ATL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop AEX to ATL flight is about 1 hour 53 minutes.
How many flights go between Alexandria, LA and Atlanta, GA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from AEX to ATL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Alexandria International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from AEX to ATL tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 22% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 42% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for AEX about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Endeavor: 12 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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