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The cheapest times to fly from GTR to ATL are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • July 30th to November 11th

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 GTR to ATL is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $612 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $156 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.

 

When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Columbus, MS (GTR) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $159 to $335 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $204. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $398. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $194 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $246 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GTR to ATL flight.

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

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GTR to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GTR to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.64, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $110 (37%) 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 $190. Return trip prices are from the ATL to GTR 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 GTR 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 25 minutes may be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Golden Triangle Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 240 miles or 386 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GTR to ATL flight is about 1 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, MS and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from GTR to ATL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code GTR
Origination airport name Golden Triangle Regional Airport
City Columbus, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -88.6

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

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from GTR to ATL tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 30% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for GTR about 19 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 11 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 19 minutes late

 

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