The cheapest times to fly from JAX to ABY are

  • April 16th to May 13th
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the weeks of December 17th and February 12th)

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 JAX to ABY is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $535 for Friday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $170 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Albany

Flying from Jacksonville, FL (JAX) to Albany, GA (ABY) will usually cost between $200 to $415 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 $236. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $161 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $305 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAX to ABY flight.

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

JAX to ABY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAX to ABY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Jacksonville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.15, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $119 (33%) 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 $222. Return trip prices are from the ABY to JAX 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 JAX to ABY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 17 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from JAX to ABY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, GA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from ABY
  • Usually 20.66% less expensive than ABY
  • Nonstop flights available

See JAX to ATL flights

Destination alternative #2: Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM) in Montgomery, AL

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from ABY
  • Usually 8.85% less expensive than ABY
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAX to MGM flights

Destination alternative #3: Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) in Panama City, FL

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from ABY
  • Usually 8.03% less expensive than ABY
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAX to ECP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JAX to ABY? 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 Southwest Georgia Regional Airport to Jacksonville International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 165 miles or 266 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JAX to ABY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAX to ABY flight is about 1 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Jacksonville, FL and Albany, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from JAX to ABY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JAX
Origination airport name Jacksonville International Airport
City Jacksonville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -81.7

Return Airport

Destination code ABY
Destination airport name Southwest Georgia Regional Airport
City Albany, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 31.5
Longitude -84.2


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