The cheapest times to fly from MEI to ATL are
- July 30th to November 18th
- December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)
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 MEI to ATL is early December. Prices can be as high as $1192 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $424 for Wednesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Atlanta
Flying from Meridian, MS (MEI) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $448 to $704 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 $473. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $694. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $222 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $542 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEI to ATL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MEI to ATL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MEI to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Meridian. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.27, which is 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 MEI. 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 $157 (24%) 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 $489. Return trip prices are from the ATL to MEI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MEI 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 1 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking MEI 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 MEI to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $478
- Average savings: $65 (11.9%)
- Price for both tickets: $508
- Average savings: $34 (6.27%)
- Price for both tickets: $514
- Average savings: $28 (5.17%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MEI to ATL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Key Field Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 266 miles or 428 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MEI to ATL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEI to ATL flight is about 1 hour 28 minutes.
How many flights go between Meridian, MS and Atlanta, GA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from MEI to ATL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Key Field Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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