The cheapest times to fly from ATL to CMX are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • July 2nd to July 22nd (except the week of July 9th)
  • September 3rd to September 23rd

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 CMX is mid January. Prices can be as high as $834 for Monday flights during late September, or as low as $320 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Hancock

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Hancock/Houghton, MI (CMX) will usually cost between $330 to $572 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $344. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $192 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $438 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to CMX flight.

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

ATL to CMX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to CMX 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 $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CMX, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Mondays 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 $101 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $404. Return trip prices are from the CMX 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 CMX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 42 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 CMX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sawyer International Airport (MQT) in Marquette, MI

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 15.53% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to MQT flights

Destination alternative #2: Ford Airport (IMT) in Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 11.87% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to IMT flights

Destination alternative #3: Delta County Airport (ESC) in Escanaba, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 5.94% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to ESC flights

Destination alternative #4: Rhinelander/Oneida County Airport (RHI) in Rhinelander, WI

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 3.20% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to RHI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Houghton County Memorial Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 959 miles or 1543 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to CMX flight is about 2 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Hancock/Houghton, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from ATL to CMX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeCMX
Destination airport nameHoughton County Memorial Airport
CityHancock/Houghton, MI
Countrythe United States


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