The cheapest times to fly from ATL to JRO are

  • August 20th to December 9th
  • December 24th to March 11th (except the week of February 26th)

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 JRO is mid February. Prices can be as high as $4317 for Thursday flights during late May, or as low as $1012 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Mount Kilimanjaro

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) will usually cost between $1078 to $2614 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1090. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $2497. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1407 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1319 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to JRO flight.

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

ATL to JRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to JRO 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 depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mount Kilimanjaro, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $252 (14%) 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 $1444. Return trip prices are from the JRO 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 JRO 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 38 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from ATL to JRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) in Nairobi

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from JRO
  • Usually 42.81% less expensive than JRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to NBO flights


Flight Hacking ATL to JRO

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 JRO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nairobi (ATL > NBO > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1048
  • Average savings: $271 (20.52%)

See ATL to NBO flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1059
  • Average savings: $260 (19.68%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (ATL > EWR > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1200
  • Average savings: $119 (8.99%)

See ATL to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8142 miles or 13103 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to JRO flight is about 15 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Kilimanjaro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from ATL to JRO.


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 JRO
Destination airport name Kilimanjaro International Airport
City Kilimanjaro
Country Tanzania
Latitude -3.4
Longitude 37.1


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