The cheapest times to fly from ATL to GBE are

  • January 15th to May 13th
  • August 27th to September 23rd (except the week of September 10th)
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 GBE is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $2897 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1015 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Gaborone

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Gaborone (GBE) will usually cost between $1103 to $2008 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $1153. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2434. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1282 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1284 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to GBE flight.

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

ATL to GBE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to GBE 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 $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GBE, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Saturdays 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 $155 (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 $1341. Return trip prices are from the GBE 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 GBE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to GBE

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 GBE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (ATL > BOS > GBE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1156
  • Average savings: $129 (10.01%)

See ATL to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1210
  • Average savings: $74 (5.76%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #3: Houston, TX (ATL > IAH > GBE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1223
  • Average savings: $61 (4.75%)

See ATL to IAH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Botswana, American, Delta, Ethiopian, Qatar Airways, South African, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sir Seretse Khama International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8260 miles or 13293 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to GBE flight is about 15 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Gaborone?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from ATL to GBE.


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 GBE
Destination airport name Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City Gaborone
Country Botswana
Latitude -24.6
Longitude 25.9


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