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The cheapest times to fly from TRI to ATL are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to June 3rd (except the weeks of May 7th and May 14th)
  • August 20th to November 18th

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 TRI to ATL is early December. Prices can be as high as $298 for Monday flights during mid August, or as low as $139 for Wednesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN (TRI) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $149 to $231 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $163. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $207. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $44 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $179 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TRI to ATL flight.

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

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TRI to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TRI to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bristol. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.49, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $50 (25%) 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 $151. Return trip prices are from the ATL to TRI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TRI to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 23 minutes may be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 227 miles or 365 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TRI to ATL flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from TRI to ATL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code TRI
Origination airport name Tri Cities Airport
City Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 36.5
Longitude -82.4

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

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from TRI to ATL tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 24% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 27% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for TRI about 19 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 13 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 1 minutes late
  • SkyWest: 22 minutes late

 

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