The cheapest times to fly from MDE to ATL are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the week of 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 MDE to ATL is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1070 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $328 for Thursday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Medellin (MDE) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $363 to $809 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $361. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $920. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $560 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $639 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDE to ATL flight.

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

MDE to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MDE to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Medellin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $43 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $584. Return trip prices are from the ATL to MDE 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 MDE 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 4 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Bogota (MDE > BOG > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $572
  • Average savings: $67 (10.49%)

See MDE to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (MDE > FLL > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $587
  • Average savings: $52 (8.14%)

See MDE to BOG flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (MDE > MIA > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $606
  • Average savings: $33 (5.09%)

See MDE to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Jose Maria Cordova Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1984 miles or 3193 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDE to ATL flight is about 4 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Medellin and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from MDE to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMDE
Origination airport nameJose Maria Cordova Airport

Return Airport

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


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