The cheapest times to fly from MZT to ATL are

  • April 16th to April 29th
  • July 9th to August 5th
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)
  • December 24th to April 1st (except the week of January 1st)

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 MZT to ATL is early December. Prices can be as high as $1081 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $681 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Mazatlan (MZT) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $726 to $857 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 $723. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $913. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $190 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $744 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MZT to ATL flight.

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

MZT to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MZT to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Mazatlán. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 to Atlanta, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Mazatlán. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $39 (5%) 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 $734. Return trip prices are from the ATL to MZT 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 MZT 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 3 hour 42 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Mexico City (MZT > MEX > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $585
  • Average savings: $160 (21.44%)

See MZT to IAH flights

Hack #2: Houston, TX (MZT > IAH > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $688
  • Average savings: $56 (7.53%)

See MZT to MEX flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (MZT > ORD > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $711
  • Average savings: $33 (4.44%)

See MZT to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to General Rafael Buelna International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1507 miles or 2425 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MZT to ATL flight is about 3 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Mazatlan and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from MZT to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMZT
Origination airport nameGeneral Rafael Buelna International Airport

Return Airport

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


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