The cheapest times to fly from ATL to AUH are

  • January 15th to May 13th (except the weeks of February 12th, March 5th, March 12th, April 9th, and April 30th)
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 AUH is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2781 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $809 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Abu Dhabi

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) will usually cost between $829 to $1613 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $828. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1647. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $819 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1098 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to AUH flight.

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

ATL to AUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to AUH flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Abu Dhabi, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $116 (9%) 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 $1053. Return trip prices are from the AUH 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 AUH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 40 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 AUH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dubai International Airport (DXB) in Dubai

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from AUH
  • Usually 8.38% less expensive than AUH
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to DXB flights


Flight Hacking ATL to AUH

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 AUH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (ATL > CDG > AUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1008
  • Average savings: $90 (8.2%)

See ATL to CDG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1034
  • Average savings: $64 (5.83%)

See ATL to LGA flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (ATL > ORD > AUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1043
  • Average savings: $55 (5.01%)

See ATL to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Royal Jordanian, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7605 miles or 12239 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to AUH flight is about 14 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Abu Dhabi?

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


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 AUH
Destination airport name Abu Dhabi International Airport
City Abu Dhabi
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.4
Longitude 54.7


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