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The cheapest times to fly from BWI to ATL are

  • August 6th to February 4th

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 BWI to ATL is early December. Prices can be as high as $716 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $173 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $176 to $330 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $175. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $344. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $168 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $242 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to ATL flight.

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

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BWI to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $43 (16%) 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 $221. Return trip prices are from the ATL to BWI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BWI to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 1 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from BWI to ATL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) in Birmingham, AL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from ATL
  • Usually 16.77% less expensive than ATL
  • Nonstop flights available

See BWI to BHM flights

Destination alternative #2: Middle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN) in Macon, GA

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from ATL
  • Usually 5.59% less expensive than ATL
  • Nonstop flights available

See BWI to MCN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 576 miles or 927 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to ATL flight is about 2 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from BWI to ATL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeBWI
Origination airport nameBaltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
CityBaltimore, MD
Countrythe United States
Latitude39.2
Longitude-76.7

Return Airport

Destination codeATL
Destination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.6
Longitude-84.4

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from BWI to ATL tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 34% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 9% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for BWI about 21 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 12 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 23 minutes late
  • Delta: 22 minutes late
  • Spirit: 14 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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