The cheapest times to fly from LOS to ATL are

  • August 27th to December 9th
  • December 24th to March 18th (except the week of January 8th)

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 LOS to ATL is late January. Prices can be as high as $2117 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $964 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Lagos (LOS) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $999 to $1801 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 $993. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1795. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $803 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1383 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LOS to ATL flight.

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

LOS to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LOS to ATL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lagos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


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 to Atlanta, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Lagos. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $85 (6%) 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 $1342. Return trip prices are from the ATL to LOS 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 LOS 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 29 minutes may be realistic.


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

Hack #1: New York, NY (LOS > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1080
  • Average savings: $304 (21.95%)

See LOS to BOS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (LOS > BOS > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1102
  • Average savings: $282 (20.35%)

See LOS to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (LOS > EWR > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1263
  • Average savings: $121 (8.71%)

See LOS to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5837 miles or 9394 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LOS to ATL flight is about 11 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Lagos and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from LOS to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LOS
Origination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3

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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