The cheapest times to fly from HOB to ATL are

  • April 16th to May 6th
  • October 15th to March 4th (except the week of November 19th)

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 HOB to ATL is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $935 for Friday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $347 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Hobbs, NM (HOB) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $347 to $795 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $360. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $779. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $419 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $524 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOB to ATL flight.

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

HOB to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOB to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Hobbs. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $167 (28%) 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 $437. Return trip prices are from the ATL to HOB 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 HOB 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 2 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Lea County Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1087 miles or 1749 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOB to ATL flight is about 2 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Hobbs, NM and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from HOB to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HOB
Origination airport name Lea County Regional Airport
City Hobbs, NM
Country the United States
Latitude 32.7
Longitude -103.2

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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