The cheapest times to fly from ATL to MAD are
- January 1st to April 1st
- July 2nd to July 15th
- October 8th to December 16th
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 MAD is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1406 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $443 for Tuesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Madrid
Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Madrid (MAD) will usually cost between $688 to $1259 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $567. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1302. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $736 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $908 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to MAD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to MAD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ATL to MAD flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MAD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Madrid, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $127 (13%) 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 $798. Return trip prices are from the MAD 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 MAD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Hacking ATL to MAD
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 MAD — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $517
- Average savings: $392 (43.12%)
- Price for both tickets: $521
- Average savings: $387 (42.62%)
- Price for both tickets: $543
- Average savings: $365 (40.2%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ATL to MAD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4324 miles or 6959 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ATL to MAD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to MAD flight is about 8 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Madrid?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from ATL to MAD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport|
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