The cheapest times to fly from ATL to DSS are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • September 10th 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 DSS is late January. Prices can be as high as $2171 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1095 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Dakar

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Dakar Thies (DSS) will usually cost between $1160 to $1623 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1149. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1710. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $561 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1262 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to DSS flight.

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

ATL to DSS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to DSS 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 $0.18, which is 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 to Dakar, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $106 (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 $1281. Return trip prices are from the DSS 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 DSS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to DSS

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 DSS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (ATL > CDG > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1091
  • Average savings: $172 (13.59%)

See ATL to CDG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1189
  • Average savings: $73 (5.78%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #3: Milan (ATL > MXP > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1218
  • Average savings: $44 (3.49%)

See ATL to MXP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Ethiopian, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, South African, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4368 miles or 7030 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to DSS flight is about 8 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Dakar Thies?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from ATL to DSS.


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 DSS
Destination airport name Blaise Diagne International Airport
City Dakar Thies
Country Senegal
Latitude 14.7
Longitude -17.1


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