The cheapest times to fly from CLT to ATL are
- January 8th to February 25th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- May 28th to June 10th
- July 9th to July 22nd
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 CLT to ATL is early November. Prices can be as high as $610 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $158 for Saturday flights around early November.
When to Fly to Atlanta
Flying from Charlotte, NC (CLT) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $162 to $238 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $177. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $286. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $109 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $198 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLT to ATL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CLT to ATL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CLT to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Charlotte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.54, which is above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $48 (22%) 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 $166. Return trip prices are from the ATL to CLT 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 CLT 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 23 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CLT to ATL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 226 miles or 364 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CLT to ATL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLT to ATL flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.
How many flights go between Charlotte, NC and Atlanta, GA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from CLT to ATL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Charlotte Douglas 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 CLT to ATL tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for CLT about 15 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 7 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 15 minutes late
- American: 18 minutes late
- PSA: 8 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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