The cheapest times to fly from ATL to LGK are

  • January 29th to March 25th
  • May 7th to May 27th
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of October 8th)

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 LGK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $13100 for Monday flights during early September, or as low as $1184 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Langkawi

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Langkawi (LGK) will usually cost between $1204 to $2386 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1284. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early September, with an average price of $3975. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2692 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1455 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to LGK flight.

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

ATL to LGK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to LGK 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 $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Langkawi, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1330 (39%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1386. Return trip prices are from the LGK 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 LGK 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 22 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 LGK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Penang International Airport (PEN) in Bayan Lepas

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from LGK
  • Usually 10.07% less expensive than LGK
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to PEN flights


Flight Hacking ATL to LGK

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 LGK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (ATL > SIN > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1111
  • Average savings: $344 (23.65%)

See ATL to SIN flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (ATL > KUL > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1130
  • Average savings: $325 (22.31%)

See ATL to KUL flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1247
  • Average savings: $208 (14.27%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, KLM, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9660 miles or 15546 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to LGK flight is about 18 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Langkawi?

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


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 LGK
Destination airport name Langkawi International Airport
City Langkawi
Country Malaysia
Latitude 6.3
Longitude 99.7


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