The cheapest times to fly from BUQ to ATL are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • May 28th to July 15th (except the weeks of June 11th, June 18th, and June 25th)
  • September 3rd to November 11th (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 BUQ to ATL is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2661 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $1507 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Bulawayo (BUQ) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1514 to $1980 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1531. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2281. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $750 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1575 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUQ to ATL flight.

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

BUQ to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUQ to ATL flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bulawayo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Atlanta, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Bulawayo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $159 (7%) 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 $1580. Return trip prices are from the ATL to BUQ 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 BUQ to ATL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BUQ to ATL

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 BUQ to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BUQ > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1249
  • Average savings: $327 (20.73%)

See BUQ to JNB flights

Hack #2: Johannesburg (BUQ > JNB > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1377
  • Average savings: $198 (12.57%)

See BUQ to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (BUQ > BOS > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1564
  • Average savings: $11 (0.7%)

See BUQ to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, South African, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to J. M. Nkomo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8271 miles or 13311 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUQ to ATL flight is about 15 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Bulawayo and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from BUQ to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BUQ
Origination airport name J. M. Nkomo International Airport
City Bulawayo
Country Zimbabwe
Latitude -20
Longitude 28.6

Return Airport

Destination code ATL
Destination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4


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