The cheapest times to fly from ATL to PUS are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • July 30th 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 PUS is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2476 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $1165 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Busan

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Busan (PUS) will usually cost between $1275 to $2375 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 $1292. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $2392. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1100 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1787 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to PUS flight.

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

ATL to PUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to PUS flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $187 (10%) 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 $1663. Return trip prices are from the PUS 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 PUS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 58 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 PUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fukuoka Airport (FUK) in Fukuoka

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from PUS
  • Usually 12.93% less expensive than PUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to FUK flights


Flight Hacking ATL to PUS

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 PUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (ATL > MCO > PUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1176
  • Average savings: $611 (34.19%)

See ATL to MCO flights

Hack #2: Beijing (ATL > PEK > PUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1188
  • Average savings: $600 (33.55%)

See ATL to PEK flights

Hack #3: Nashville, TN (ATL > BNA > PUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1195
  • Average savings: $592 (33.13%)

See ATL to BNA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7214 miles or 11610 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to PUS flight is about 13 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Busan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from ATL to PUS.


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 PUS
Destination airport name Gimhae International Airport
City Busan
Country South Korea
Latitude 35.2
Longitude 128.9


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