The cheapest times to fly from ATL to BDL are

  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 10th, December 17th, and February 5th)

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 BDL is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $712 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $240 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Hartford

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Hartford, CT (BDL) will usually cost between $246 to $372 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $258. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $361. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $103 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $278 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to BDL flight.

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

ATL to BDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to BDL 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 $0.2, 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 $64 (20%) 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 $258. Return trip prices are from the BDL 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 BDL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 32 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 BDL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 31.65% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BOS flights

Destination alternative #2: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 28.96% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to LGA flights

Destination alternative #3: Worcester Regional Airport (ORH) in Worcester, MA

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 17.27% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to ORH flights

Destination alternative #4: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 25.18% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to JFK flights

Destination alternative #5: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 19.96% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to EWR flights

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

  • 82 miles (132 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 14.39% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to ISP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Azul, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 859 miles or 1382 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to BDL flight is about 2 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Hartford, CT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from ATL to BDL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeATL
Origination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeBDL
Destination airport nameBradley International Airport
CityHartford, CT
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to BDL tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 12% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BDL heading for ATL about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Hartford, CT is about 3 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 10 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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