The cheapest times to fly from LUN to ATL are

  • January 15th to May 13th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and November 26th)

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 LUN to ATL is early November. Prices can be as high as $2274 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1514 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Lusaka (LUN) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1607 to $1903 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1603. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2032. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $429 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1644 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LUN to ATL flight.

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

LUN to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LUN to ATL flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Lusaka. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 LUN. 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 $140 (7%) 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 $1637. Return trip prices are from the ATL to LUN 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 LUN 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 15 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (LUN > IST > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1196
  • Average savings: $448 (27.26%)

See LUN to ADD flights

Hack #2: Addis Ababa (LUN > ADD > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1313
  • Average savings: $331 (20.14%)

See LUN to IST flights

Hack #3: Nairobi (LUN > NBO > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1329
  • Average savings: $315 (19.14%)

See LUN to NBO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, RwandAir, South African, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8103 miles or 13040 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LUN to ATL flight is about 15 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Lusaka and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LUN to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLUN
Origination airport nameKenneth Kaunda International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeATL
Destination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States


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