The cheapest times to fly from HRE to ATL are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • September 3rd to November 25th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 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 HRE to ATL is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3014 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1548 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Harare (HRE) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1555 to $2264 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1559. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2354. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $795 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1655 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HRE to ATL flight.

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

HRE to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HRE to ATL flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Harare. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 HRE. 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 (9%) 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 $1623. Return trip prices are from the ATL to HRE 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 HRE 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 16 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Nairobi (HRE > NBO > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1257
  • Average savings: $399 (24.08%)

See HRE to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1302
  • Average savings: $354 (21.36%)

See HRE to NBO flights

Hack #3: Johannesburg (HRE > JNB > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1370
  • Average savings: $285 (17.22%)

See HRE to JNB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, South African, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8344 miles or 13428 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HRE to ATL flight is about 16 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Harare and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from HRE to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HRE
Origination airport name Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport
City Harare
Country Zimbabwe
Latitude -17.9
Longitude 31.1

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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