The cheapest times to fly from ATL to TAE are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the week of October 8th)

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 TAE is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $7147 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $1873 for Wednesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Daegu

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Taegu (TAE) will usually cost between $1876 to $6987 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $1904. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $5397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3493 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1978 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to TAE flight.

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

ATL to TAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to TAE 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 $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TAE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Daegu, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $383 (14%) 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 $2126. Return trip prices are from the TAE 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 TAE 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 54 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 TAE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gimhae International Airport (PUS) in Busan

  • 51 miles (82 km) away from TAE
  • Usually 9.66% less expensive than TAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to PUS flights


Flight Hacking ATL to TAE

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 TAE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nashville, TN (ATL > BNA > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1254
  • Average savings: $725 (36.63%)

See ATL to BNA flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (ATL > MCO > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1316
  • Average savings: $662 (33.47%)

See ATL to MCO flights

Hack #3: Philadelphia, PA (ATL > PHL > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1319
  • Average savings: $659 (33.32%)

See ATL to PHL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Korean Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7178 miles or 11552 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to TAE flight is about 13 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Taegu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from ATL to TAE.


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 TAE
Destination airport name Taegu International Airport
City Taegu
Country South Korea
Latitude 35.9
Longitude 128.7


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