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The cheapest times to fly from ATL to AUS are

  • July 30th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, January 8th, 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 AUS is mid August. Prices can be as high as $793 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $149 for Tuesday flights around mid August.

 

When to Fly to Austin

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $156 to $361 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $161. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $372. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $211 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $251 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to AUS flight.

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

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ATL to AUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to AUS 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 $0.19, 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 $60 (21%) 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 $222. Return trip prices are from the AUS to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to AUS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 26 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 AUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 24.95% less expensive than AUS
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to IAH flights

Destination alternative #2: William P Hobby Airport (HOU) in Houston, TX

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 21.36% less expensive than AUS
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to HOU flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 811 miles or 1305 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to AUS flight is about 2 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Austin, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from ATL to AUS.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeATL
Origination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.6
Longitude-84.4

Return Airport

Destination codeAUS
Destination airport nameAustin – Bergstrom International Airport
CityAustin, TX
Countrythe United States
Latitude30.2
Longitude-97.7

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to AUS tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 30% 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 AUS heading for ATL about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Austin, TX is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 10 minutes late
  • Delta: 12 minutes late
  • Spirit: 2 minutes late
  • Frontier: 4 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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