The cheapest times to fly from ATL to FRA are

  • January 8th to May 6th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 16th)
  • September 24th 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 FRA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1665 for Thursday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $810 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $880 to $1461 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 $923. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1467. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $543 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1042 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to FRA flight.

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

ATL to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to FRA flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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. Thursdays 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 $114 (9%) 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 $1019. Return trip prices are from the FRA 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 FRA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 16 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ATL to FRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 16.70% less expensive than FRA
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to DUS flights

Destination alternative #2: Luxembourg Airport (LUX) in Luxembourg

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 14.78% less expensive than FRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to LUX flights

Destination alternative #3: Stuttgart Airport (STR) in Stuttgart

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 6.43% less expensive than FRA
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to STR flights


Flight Hacking ATL to FRA

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 FRA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $717
  • Average savings: $325 (31.19%)

See ATL to CDG flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (ATL > BOS > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $719
  • Average savings: $323 (31%)

See ATL to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $763
  • Average savings: $279 (26.78%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to FRA? 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, Kenya Airways, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4603 miles or 7408 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to FRA flight is about 9 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Frankfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from ATL to FRA.


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 FRA
Destination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6


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