The cheapest times to fly from PIB to ATL are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • September 3rd to November 18th (except the week of September 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 PIB to ATL is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1140 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $367 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS (PIB) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $392 to $667 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $430. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $596. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $493 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIB to ATL flight.

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

PIB to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIB to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Laurel. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.95, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $210 (33%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $421. Return trip prices are from the ATL to PIB 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 PIB 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 34 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Detroit, MI (PIB > DTW > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $436
  • Average savings: $57 (11.56%)

See PIB to DTW flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $460
  • Average savings: $33 (6.69%)

See PIB to FLL flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $465
  • Average savings: $28 (5.68%)

See PIB to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PIB 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 Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 323 miles or 520 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIB to ATL flight is about 1 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from PIB to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PIB
Origination airport name Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport
City Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 31.5
Longitude -89.3

Return Airport

Destination code ATL
Destination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4


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