The cheapest times to fly from ATL to CGQ are

  • February 5th to May 20th (except the weeks of March 19th and May 7th)
  • June 11th to July 8th
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 CGQ is late June. Prices can be as high as $3745 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1201 for Tuesday flights around late June.


When to Fly to Changchun

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Changchun (CGQ) will usually cost between $1397 to $2103 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late June with an average ticket price of $1401. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2311. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $910 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1470 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to CGQ flight.

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

ATL to CGQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to CGQ 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 $0.14, 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. Saturdays 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 $163 (10%) 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 $1509. Return trip prices are from the CGQ 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 CGQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 8 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 CGQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Taiping Airport (HRB) in Harbin

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from CGQ
  • Usually 1.26% less expensive than CGQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to HRB flights


Flight Hacking ATL to CGQ

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 CGQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ATL > LAX > CGQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1008
  • Average savings: $463 (31.46%)

See ATL to LAX flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > CGQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1028
  • Average savings: $442 (30.07%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (ATL > SFO > CGQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1098
  • Average savings: $372 (25.31%)

See ATL to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, Asiana, British Airways, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6747 miles or 10858 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to CGQ flight is about 13 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Changchun?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from ATL to CGQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeCGQ
Destination airport nameLongjia Airport


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