The cheapest times to fly from ATL to LOS are

  • January 8th to April 15th
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 17th and October 1st)

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 LOS is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2039 for Monday flights during late July, or as low as $952 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Lagos

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Lagos (LOS) will usually cost between $968 to $1821 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 $981. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1923. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $942 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1115 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to LOS flight.

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

ATL to LOS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to LOS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Lagos, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $85 (6%) 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 $1156. Return trip prices are from the LOS 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 LOS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 29 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to LOS

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 LOS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1008
  • Average savings: $108 (9.64%)

See ATL to BOS flights

Hack #2: Houston, TX (ATL > IAH > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1026
  • Average savings: $90 (8.03%)

See ATL to IAH flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1051
  • Average savings: $64 (5.74%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5837 miles or 9394 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to LOS flight is about 11 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Lagos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 111 available flights from ATL to LOS.


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 LOS
Destination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3


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