The cheapest times to fly from ATL to GAN are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • May 7th to July 22nd
  • October 22nd 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 GAN is late October. Prices can be as high as $14500 for Monday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $2184 for Friday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Gan

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Gan Island (GAN) will usually cost between $2189 to $9918 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 $3171. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $9249. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6078 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5418 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to GAN flight.

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

ATL to GAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to GAN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GAN, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Gan, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2663 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2194. Return trip prices are from the GAN 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 GAN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 30 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to GAN

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 GAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Colombo (ATL > CMB > GAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1521
  • Average savings: $3897 (71.93%)

See ATL to CMB flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (ATL > IAD > GAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1648
  • Average savings: $3770 (69.58%)

See ATL to IAD flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1759
  • Average savings: $3659 (67.54%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9735 miles or 15667 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to GAN flight is about 18 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Gan Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from ATL to GAN.


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 GAN
Destination airport name Gan Island Airport
City Gan Island
Country the Maldives
Latitude -0.7
Longitude 73.2


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