The cheapest times to fly from ATL to MLU are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • July 30th to November 18th

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 MLU is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $458 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $197 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Monroe

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Monroe, LA (MLU) will usually cost between $199 to $351 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $244. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $359. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $115 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $282 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to MLU flight.

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

ATL to MLU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to MLU 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 $0.39, 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. 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 $82 (26%) 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 $230. Return trip prices are from the MLU 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 MLU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 47 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 MLU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Greenville Mid Delta Airport (GLH) in Greenville, MS

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from MLU
  • Usually 22.56% less expensive than MLU
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to GLH flights

Destination alternative #2: Alexandria International Airport (AEX) in Alexandria, LA

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from MLU
  • Usually 13.32% less expensive than MLU
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to AEX flights

Destination alternative #3: Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from MLU
  • Usually 13.32% less expensive than MLU
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to JAN flights

Destination alternative #4: Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport (BTR) in Baton Rouge, LA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from MLU
  • Usually 6.22% less expensive than MLU
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BTR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 447 miles or 719 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to MLU flight is about 1 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Monroe, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from ATL to MLU.


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 MLU
Destination airport name Monroe Regional Airport
City Monroe, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 32.5
Longitude -92


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to MLU tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 5% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MLU heading for ATL about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Monroe, LA is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 17 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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