The cheapest times to fly from ATL to ANC are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • August 6th to November 25th

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 ANC is late October. Prices can be as high as $1070 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $531 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Anchorage

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Anchorage, AK (ANC) will usually cost between $549 to $777 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $571. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $769. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $198 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $635 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to ANC flight.

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

ATL to ANC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to ANC flight is cheaper than 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 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 $89 (13%) 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 $600. Return trip prices are from the ANC 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 ANC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 7 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3410 miles or 5488 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to ANC flight is about 7 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Anchorage, AK?

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


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 ANC
Destination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to ANC 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 6% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ANC heading for ATL about 14 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Anchorage, AK is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 14 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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