The cheapest times to fly from IST to ATL are

  • September 10th to April 1st (except the weeks of October 22nd, December 10th, and January 1st)

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 IST to ATL is late January. Prices can be as high as $1066 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $434 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Istanbul (IST) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $434 to $884 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $434. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $983. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $549 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $509 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IST to ATL flight.

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

IST to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IST to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Istanbul. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, 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 IST. 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 $82 (8%) 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 $532. Return trip prices are from the ATL to IST 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 IST to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 21 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Pakistan, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5760 miles or 9270 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IST to ATL flight is about 11 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Istanbul and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from IST to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code IST
Origination airport name Ataturk Airport
City Istanbul
Country Turkey
Latitude 41
Longitude 28.8

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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