The cheapest times to fly from ATL to JAX are

  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)

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 JAX is late September. Prices can be as high as $707 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $157 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Jacksonville

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Jacksonville, FL (JAX) will usually cost between $177 to $307 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $171. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $389. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $218 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $243 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to JAX flight.

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

ATL to JAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to JAX 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 $0.56, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Jacksonville, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $31 (12%) 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 $227. Return trip prices are from the JAX 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 JAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 28 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 JAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 44.12% less expensive than JAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to MCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in Savannah, GA

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 28.66% less expensive than JAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to SAV flights

Destination alternative #3: Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) in Daytona Beach, FL

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 28.25% less expensive than JAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to DAB flights

Destination alternative #4: Hilton Head Airport (HHH) in Hilton Head, SC

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 9.69% less expensive than JAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to HHH flights

Destination alternative #5: Brunswick Golden Isles Airport (BQK) in Brunswick, GA

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 7.63% less expensive than JAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BQK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Azul, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 270 miles or 435 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to JAX flight is about 1 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Jacksonville, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from ATL to JAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeATL
Origination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeJAX
Destination airport nameJacksonville International Airport
CityJacksonville, FL
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to JAX tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 6% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JAX heading for ATL about 13 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Jacksonville, FL is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 10 minutes late
  • Delta: 14 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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