The cheapest times to fly from ATL to TAM are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • May 21st to July 22nd (except the week of June 25th)
  • October 8th 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 TAM is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1404 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $586 for Saturday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Tampico

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Tampico (TAM) will usually cost between $638 to $906 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $643. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1061. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $418 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $689 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to TAM flight.

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

ATL to TAM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to TAM flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday 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 $127 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $671. Return trip prices are from the TAM 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 TAM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to TAM

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 TAM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Cancun (ATL > CUN > TAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $591
  • Average savings: $99 (14.3%)

See ATL to CUN flights

Hack #2: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (ATL > DFW > TAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $597
  • Average savings: $92 (13.35%)

See ATL to DFW flights

Hack #3: Mexico City (ATL > MEX > TAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $617
  • Average savings: $73 (10.52%)

See ATL to MEX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1132 miles or 1822 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to TAM flight is about 3 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Tampico?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from ATL to TAM.


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 TAM
Destination airport name General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport
City Tampico
Country Mexico
Latitude 22.3
Longitude -97.9


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