The cheapest times to fly from ATL to ABE are

  • July 16th to November 18th (except the week of July 23rd)
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and February 12th)

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 ABE is early December. Prices can be as high as $444 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $264 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Allentown

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA (ABE) will usually cost between $271 to $368 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $291. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $363. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $72 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $308 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to ABE flight.

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

ATL to ABE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to ABE 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 $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $35 (11%) 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 $296. Return trip prices are from the ABE 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 ABE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 14 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 ABE while comparing.

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

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 35.88% less expensive than ABE
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to LGA flights

Destination alternative #2: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 32.47% less expensive than ABE
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to JFK flights

Destination alternative #3: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 27.76% less expensive than ABE
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to EWR flights

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

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 26.30% less expensive than ABE
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to PHL flights

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

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 19.81% less expensive than ABE
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to TTN flights

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

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 22.73% less expensive than ABE
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to ISP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to ABE? 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 Lehigh Valley International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 692 miles or 1114 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to ABE flight is about 2 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from ATL to ABE.


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 ABE
Destination airport name Lehigh Valley International Airport
City Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -75.4


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to ABE tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 25% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 8% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ABE heading for ATL about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 12 minutes late
  • Endeavor: 11 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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