The cheapest times to fly from PDL to ATL are

  • October 15th to April 1st (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, 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 PDL to ATL is late January. Prices can be as high as $5140 for Friday flights during early June, or as low as $1156 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Ponta Delgada (PDL) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1260 to $3635 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 $1323. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $3529. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2206 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1761 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDL to ATL flight.

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

PDL to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDL to ATL flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Ponta Delgada. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, 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 Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Ponta Delgada. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $291 (13%) 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 $1799. Return trip prices are from the ATL to PDL 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 PDL 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 6 hour 50 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Lisbon (PDL > LIS > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $753
  • Average savings: $1009 (57.27%)

See PDL to OPO flights

Hack #2: Porto (PDL > OPO > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $819
  • Average savings: $943 (53.52%)

See PDL to LIS flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (PDL > BOS > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $824
  • Average savings: $938 (53.24%)

See PDL to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Azores Airlines, Delta, KLM, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Ponta Delgada Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3253 miles or 5235 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDL to ATL flight is about 6 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Ponta Delgada and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from PDL to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePDL
Origination airport namePonta Delgada Airport
CityPonta Delgada

Return Airport

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


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