The cheapest times to fly from ZRH to ATL are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • August 20th to September 16th (except the week of September 3rd)

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 ZRH to ATL is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1016 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $643 for Monday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Zurich (ZRH) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $645 to $898 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 $652. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $952. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $301 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $687 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZRH to ATL flight.

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

ZRH to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZRH to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Zürich. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ATL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ZRH. 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 $80 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $702. Return trip prices are from the ATL to ZRH 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 ZRH to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 24 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from ZRH to ATL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) in Birmingham, AL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from ATL
  • Usually 2.18% less expensive than ATL
  • 1-layover flights available

See ZRH to BHM flights


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

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (ZRH > MCO > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $626
  • Average savings: $61 (8.88%)

See ZRH to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ZRH > LGA > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $634
  • Average savings: $53 (7.71%)

See ZRH to MCO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ZRH > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $635
  • Average savings: $52 (7.57%)

See ZRH to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4679 miles or 7530 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZRH to ATL flight is about 9 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Zurich and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from ZRH to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ZRH
Origination airport name Zurich Airport
City Zurich
Country Switzerland
Latitude 47.5
Longitude 8.6

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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