The cheapest times to fly from TAO to ATL are

  • January 29th to April 29th
  • June 4th to June 24th
  • October 15th 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 TAO to ATL is mid April. Prices can be as high as $2362 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $869 for Wednesday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Qingdao (TAO) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $897 to $1718 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $1017. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1930. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $913 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1164 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TAO to ATL flight.

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

TAO to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TAO to ATL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Qingdao. 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 depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $371 (26%) 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 $1036. Return trip prices are from the ATL to TAO 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 TAO 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 14 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: New York, NY (TAO > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $220 (18.9%)

See TAO to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (TAO > LAX > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $964
  • Average savings: $200 (17.18%)

See TAO to JFK flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (TAO > SFO > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1011
  • Average savings: $154 (13.19%)

See TAO to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shandong, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7347 miles or 11824 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TAO to ATL flight is about 14 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Qingdao and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from TAO to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TAO
Origination airport name Liuting Airport
City Qingdao
Country China
Latitude 36.3
Longitude 120.4

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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