The cheapest times to fly from CSX to ATL are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 CSX to ATL is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2156 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $803 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Changsha (CSX) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1082 to $1712 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $865. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1804. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $939 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1207 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CSX to ATL flight.

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

CSX to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CSX to ATL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Changsha. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ATL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CSX. Saturdays 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 $168 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1196. Return trip prices are from the ATL to CSX 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 CSX 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 24 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from CSX to ATL while comparing.

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

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from ATL
  • Usually 0.08% less expensive than ATL
  • 2-layover flights available

See CSX to BHM flights


Flight Hacking CSX 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 CSX to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (CSX > LAX > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $924
  • Average savings: $284 (23.49%)

See CSX to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (CSX > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $949
  • Average savings: $258 (21.38%)

See CSX to LAX flights

Hack #3: Vancouver (CSX > YVR > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1081
  • Average savings: $127 (10.48%)

See CSX to YVR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8010 miles or 12891 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CSX to ATL flight is about 15 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Changsha and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from CSX to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CSX
Origination airport name Huanghua Airport
City Changsha
Country China
Latitude 28.2
Longitude 113.2

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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