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The cheapest times to fly from JAN to ATL are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • early December

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 JAN to ATL is early December. Prices can be as high as $696 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $199 for Wednesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Jackson/Vicksburg, MS (JAN) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $209 to $309 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $230. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $405. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $175 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $244 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAN to ATL flight.

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

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JAN to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAN to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Jackson. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ATL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JAN. 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 $58 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $211. Return trip prices are from the ATL to JAN 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 JAN 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 36 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from JAN to ATL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Augusta Regional at Bush Field Airport (AGS) in Augusta, GA

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ATL
  • Usually 9.43% less expensive than ATL
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAN to AGS flights

Destination alternative #2: Lovell Field Airport (CHA) in Chattanooga, TN

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from ATL
  • Usually 2.87% less expensive than ATL
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAN to CHA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 340 miles or 547 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAN to ATL flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Jackson/Vicksburg, MS and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from JAN to ATL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code JAN
Origination airport name Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
City Jackson/Vicksburg, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 32.3
Longitude -90.1

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

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from JAN to ATL tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 15% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 32% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for JAN about 6 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 6 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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