The cheapest times to fly from ATL to MLA are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 24th to December 9th

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 MLA is late January. Prices can be as high as $1678 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $645 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Malta

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Malta (MLA) will usually cost between $780 to $1368 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $816. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1430. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $614 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1013 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to MLA flight.

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

ATL to MLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to MLA flight is priced close to 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

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MLA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Malta, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $103 (9%) 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 $961. Return trip prices are from the MLA 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 MLA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to MLA

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 MLA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (ATL > CDG > MLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $747
  • Average savings: $266 (26.26%)

See ATL to CDG flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (ATL > BOS > MLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $781
  • Average savings: $232 (22.9%)

See ATL to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $806
  • Average savings: $207 (20.43%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5340 miles or 8594 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to MLA flight is about 10 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Malta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from ATL to MLA.


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 MLA
Destination airport name Luqa International Airport
City Malta
Country Malta
Latitude 35.8
Longitude 14.5


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