The cheapest times to fly from SKG to ATL are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • April 2nd to May 20th (except the week of April 9th)
  • September 10th to November 25th

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 SKG to ATL is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2002 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $760 for Wednesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $772 to $1472 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $810. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1513. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $703 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $882 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SKG to ATL flight.

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

SKG to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SKG to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Thessaloniki. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below 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 SKG. Thursdays 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 (12%) 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 $921. Return trip prices are from the ATL to SKG 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 SKG 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 10 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: New York, NY (SKG > LGA > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $688
  • Average savings: $194 (22.01%)

See SKG to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (SKG > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $703
  • Average savings: $179 (20.25%)

See SKG to LGA flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (SKG > EWR > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $716
  • Average savings: $166 (18.77%)

See SKG to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5538 miles or 8913 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SKG to ATL flight is about 10 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Thessaloniki and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SKG to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SKG
Origination airport name Makedonia Airport
City Thessaloniki
Country Greece
Latitude 40.5
Longitude 23

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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