The cheapest times to fly from ATL to DAR are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th 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 DAR is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3420 for Friday flights during late May, or as low as $887 for Sunday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Dar es Salaam

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Dar Es Salaam (DAR) will usually cost between $951 to $2166 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $988. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $2162. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1174 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1124 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to DAR flight.

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

ATL to DAR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to DAR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DAR, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Dar es Salaam, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $283 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1233. Return trip prices are from the DAR 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 DAR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to DAR

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 DAR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > DAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $978
  • Average savings: $146 (12.95%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (ATL > EWR > DAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1005
  • Average savings: $119 (10.55%)

See ATL to EWR flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (ATL > ORD > DAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1011
  • Average savings: $113 (10.06%)

See ATL to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8401 miles or 13520 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to DAR flight is about 16 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Dar Es Salaam?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from ATL to DAR.


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 DAR
Destination airport name Julius Nyerere International Airport
City Dar Es Salaam
Country Tanzania
Latitude -6.9
Longitude 39.2


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