The cheapest times to fly from ATL to SHJ are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • March 26th to May 6th
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 SHJ is early May. Prices can be as high as $9017 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $1020 for Tuesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Sharjah

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Sharjah (SHJ) will usually cost between $1022 to $1915 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $1057. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2872. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1815 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1233 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to SHJ flight.

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

ATL to SHJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to SHJ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SHJ, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Thursdays 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 $2968 (46%) 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 $1234. Return trip prices are from the SHJ 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 SHJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 38 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 SHJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dubai International Airport (DXB) in Dubai

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from SHJ
  • Usually 18.41% less expensive than SHJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to DXB flights

Destination alternative #2: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) in Abu Dhabi

  • 82 miles (132 km) away from SHJ
  • Usually 10.95% less expensive than SHJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to AUH flights


Flight Hacking ATL to SHJ

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 SHJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuwait (ATL > KWI > SHJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1010
  • Average savings: $223 (18.09%)

See ATL to KWI flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1012
  • Average savings: $221 (17.92%)

See ATL to BOS flights

Hack #3: Muscat (ATL > MCT > SHJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1029
  • Average savings: $204 (16.55%)

See ATL to MCT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7586 miles or 12208 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to SHJ flight is about 14 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Sharjah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from ATL to SHJ.


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 SHJ
Destination airport name Sharjah International Airport
City Sharjah
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 55.5


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