The cheapest times to fly from SCO to ATL are

  • April 2nd to August 19th (except the week of July 23rd)
  • September 10th to October 21st

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 SCO to ATL is early October. Prices can be as high as $7557 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $932 for Thursday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Aktau (SCO) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1460 to $6986 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1924. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $5913. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3989 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3872 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCO to ATL flight.

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

SCO to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCO to ATL flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Aktau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ATL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SCO. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Atlanta, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Aktau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2730 (55%) 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 $2010. Return trip prices are from the ATL to SCO 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 SCO to ATL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (SCO > IST > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $853
  • Average savings: $3020 (77.98%)

See SCO to LED flights

Hack #2: St. Petersburg (SCO > LED > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $969
  • Average savings: $2904 (74.99%)

See SCO to IST flights

Hack #3: Moscow (SCO > SVO > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $993
  • Average savings: $2879 (74.35%)

See SCO to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6393 miles or 10289 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCO to ATL flight is about 12 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Aktau and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from SCO to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SCO
Origination airport name Shevchenko Airport
City Aktau
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.9
Longitude 51.1

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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