The cheapest times to fly from ATL to JAN are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 23rd to May 6th
- August 6th to November 18th
- early December
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 JAN is early December. Prices can be as high as $696 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $199 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Jackson
Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Jackson/Vicksburg, MS (JAN) will usually cost between $209 to $308 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $230. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $387. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $156 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $244 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to JAN flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to JAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ATL to JAN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JAN, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Fridays 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 $58 (21%) 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 $211. Return trip prices are from the JAN to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ATL to JAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 36 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 JAN while comparing.
- 97 miles (156 km) away from JAN
- Usually 10.66% less expensive than JAN
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ATL to JAN? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 340 miles or 547 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ATL to JAN?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to JAN flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.
How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Jackson/Vicksburg, MS?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from ATL to JAN.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from ATL to JAN tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 24% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 4% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JAN heading for ATL about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 10 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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