The cheapest times to fly from ATL to FCO are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • October 1st 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 FCO is late October. Prices can be as high as $1666 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $692 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Rome

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Rome (FCO) will usually cost between $743 to $1322 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $765. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1521. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $756 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $890 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to FCO flight.

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

ATL to FCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to FCO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Rome, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $102 (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 $873. Return trip prices are from the FCO 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 FCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 1 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to FCO

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 FCO — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $635
  • Average savings: $256 (28.71%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ATL > LGA > FCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $654
  • Average savings: $236 (26.52%)

See ATL to LGA flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (ATL > EWR > FCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $668
  • Average savings: $222 (24.94%)

See ATL to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5023 miles or 8084 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to FCO flight is about 10 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Rome?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from ATL to FCO.


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 FCO
Destination airport name Fiumicino Airport
City Rome
Country Italy
Latitude 41.8
Longitude 12.3


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