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The cheapest times to fly from ATL to CGN are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 15th, and 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 CGN is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2167 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $934 for Tuesday flights around mid February.

 

When to Fly to Cologne

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Cologne (CGN) will usually cost between $1050 to $1812 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1070. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1832. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $762 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1347 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to CGN flight.

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

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ATL to CGN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to CGN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more 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 to Cologne, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $108 (7%) 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 $1290. Return trip prices are from the CGN 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 CGN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 7 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 CGN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 34 miles (55 km) away from CGN
  • Usually 35.56% less expensive than CGN
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to DUS flights

Destination alternative #2: Schiphol Airport (AMS) in Amsterdam

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from CGN
  • Usually 39.57% less expensive than CGN
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to AMS flights

Destination alternative #3: Luxembourg Airport (LUX) in Luxembourg

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from CGN
  • Usually 34.08% less expensive than CGN
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to LUX flights

Destination alternative #4: Brussels National Airport (BRU) in Brussels

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from CGN
  • Usually 30.07% less expensive than CGN
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BRU flights

Destination alternative #5: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from CGN
  • Usually 22.64% less expensive than CGN
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to FRA flights

 

Flight Hacking ATL to CGN

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 CGN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (ATL > LHR > CGN)

  • Price for both tickets: $842
  • Average savings: $505 (37.49%)

See ATL to LHR flights

Hack #2: Dublin (ATL > DUB > CGN)

  • Price for both tickets: $890
  • Average savings: $458 (33.96%)

See ATL to DUB flights

Hack #3: Zurich (ATL > ZRH > CGN)

  • Price for both tickets: $902
  • Average savings: $445 (33.04%)

See ATL to ZRH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, Delta, Eurowings, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4522 miles or 7277 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to CGN flight is about 9 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Cologne?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from ATL to CGN.

 

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 CGN
Destination airport name Koeln Bonn Airport
City Cologne
Country Germany
Latitude 50.9
Longitude 7.1

 

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