The cheapest times to fly from ATL to ZAG are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • October 15th 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 ZAG is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1622 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $789 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Zagreb

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Zagreb (ZAG) will usually cost between $914 to $1493 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $930. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1439. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $510 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1133 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to ZAG flight.

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

ATL to ZAG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to ZAG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZAG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Zagreb, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $109 (9%) 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 $1066. Return trip prices are from the ZAG 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 ZAG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to ZAG

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 ZAG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (ATL > CDG > ZAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $757
  • Average savings: $376 (33.19%)

See ATL to CDG flights

Hack #2: London (ATL > LHR > ZAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $915
  • Average savings: $219 (19.29%)

See ATL to LHR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > ZAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $967
  • Average savings: $166 (14.65%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Croatia, Delta, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5049 miles or 8126 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to ZAG flight is about 10 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Zagreb?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from ATL to ZAG.


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 ZAG
Destination airport name Zagreb Airport
City Zagreb
Country Croatia
Latitude 45.7
Longitude 16.1


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