The cheapest times to fly from ATL to RAI are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 10th 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 RAI is early December. Prices can be as high as $6130 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1101 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Praia

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Praia (RAI) will usually cost between $1344 to $2652 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $1407. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2924. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1517 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1839 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to RAI flight.

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

ATL to RAI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to RAI 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 $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RAI, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. 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 $300 (15%) 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 $1697. Return trip prices are from the RAI 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 RAI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to RAI

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 RAI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (ATL > BOS > RAI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1031
  • Average savings: $808 (43.92%)

See ATL to BOS flights

Hack #2: Amsterdam (ATL > AMS > RAI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1223
  • Average savings: $616 (33.48%)

See ATL to AMS flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (ATL > EWR > RAI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1244
  • Average savings: $595 (32.34%)

See ATL to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Europa, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3990 miles or 6421 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to RAI flight is about 8 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Praia?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from ATL to RAI.


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 RAI
Destination airport name Praia International Airport
City Praia
Country Cape Verde
Latitude 14.9
Longitude -23.5


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