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The cheapest times to fly from ATL to MDT are

  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, and February 12th)

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 MDT is early November. Prices can be as high as $731 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $285 for Wednesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Harrisburg

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Harrisburg, PA (MDT) will usually cost between $294 to $430 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $346. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $515. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $169 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $382 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to MDT flight.

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

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ATL to MDT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to MDT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Harrisburg, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $51 (13%) 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 $351. Return trip prices are from the MDT to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to MDT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 6 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ATL to MDT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 37.04% less expensive than MDT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BWI flights

Destination alternative #2: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 40.58% less expensive than MDT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to PHL flights

Destination alternative #3: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 41.75% less expensive than MDT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to EWR flights

Destination alternative #4: Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN) in Trenton, NJ

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 35.34% less expensive than MDT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to TTN flights

Destination alternative #5: Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport (AVP) in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 33.64% less expensive than MDT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to AVP flights

Destination alternative #6: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 29.84% less expensive than MDT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to DCA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 619 miles or 996 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to MDT flight is about 2 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Harrisburg, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from ATL to MDT.

 

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 MDT
Destination airport name Harrisburg International Airport
City Harrisburg, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.2
Longitude -76.8

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to MDT tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 23% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MDT heading for ATL about 4 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Harrisburg, PA is about 2 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 4 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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