The cheapest times to fly from ATL to MDE are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 14th to May 27th
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 MDE is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1142 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $307 for Thursday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Medellin

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Medellin (MDE) will usually cost between $339 to $724 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 $328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $974. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $646 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $577 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to MDE flight.

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

ATL to MDE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to MDE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $43 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $532. Return trip prices are from the MDE 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 MDE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 33 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 MDE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MDE
  • Usually 16.12% less expensive than MDE
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BOG flights


Flight Hacking ATL to MDE

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 MDE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (ATL > BOG > MDE)

  • Price for both tickets: $527
  • Average savings: $51 (8.75%)

See ATL to BOG flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (ATL > MIA > MDE)

  • Price for both tickets: $557
  • Average savings: $21 (3.55%)

See ATL to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, Bahamasair, BoA, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jose Maria Cordova Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1984 miles or 3193 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to MDE flight is about 4 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Medellin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from ATL to MDE.


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 MDE
Destination airport name Jose Maria Cordova Airport
City Medellin
Country Colombia
Latitude 6.2
Longitude -75.4


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