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The cheapest times to fly from ATL to ROC are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 19th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th 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 ROC is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $681 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $227 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Rochester

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Rochester, NY (ROC) will usually cost between $239 to $372 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $247. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $348. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $101 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $283 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to ROC flight.

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

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ATL to ROC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to ROC 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 $0.23, which is below 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 $67 (21%) 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 $257. Return trip prices are from the ROC 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 ROC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 20 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 ROC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 5.48% less expensive than ROC
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to BUF flights

Destination alternative #2: Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) in Syracuse, NY

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 0.35% less expensive than ROC
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to SYR flights

Destination alternative #3: Erie International/Tom Ridge Field Airport (ERI) in Erie, PA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 0.35% less expensive than ROC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to ERI flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 750 miles or 1207 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to ROC flight is about 2 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Rochester, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from ATL to ROC.

 

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 ROC
Destination airport name Greater Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -77.7

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to ROC tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 29% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 14% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ROC heading for ATL about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Rochester, NY is about 6 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 12 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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