The cheapest times to fly from CHS to ATL are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 5th)
- August 6th to November 18th
- December 3rd 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 CHS to ATL is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $676 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $179 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.
When to Fly to Atlanta
Flying from Charleston, SC (CHS) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $190 to $298 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $193. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $358. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $165 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $244 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHS to ATL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CHS to ATL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CHS to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Charleston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.59, which is above 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 Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Charleston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $57 (22%) 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 $210. Return trip prices are from the ATL to CHS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CHS to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 27 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 CHS to ATL while comparing.
- 106 miles (171 km) away from ATL
- Usually 12.91% less expensive than ATL
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CHS to ATL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Charleston AFB/International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 258 miles or 415 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CHS to ATL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHS to ATL flight is about 1 hour 27 minutes.
How many flights go between Charleston, SC and Atlanta, GA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from CHS to ATL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Charleston AFB/International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from CHS to ATL tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 20% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 33% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for CHS about 13 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 13 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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