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Flights from Chicago to Atlanta, United States Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:04 -05:00

Chicago to Atlanta Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:04 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,007,995,372 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Atlanta. Spirit & American frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Atlanta flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
CHIATL
Thu 1/12
nonstop
ATLCHI
Tue 1/17
nonstop
$107
American
CHIATL
Tue 1/24
nonstop
ATLCHI
Tue 1/31
nonstop
$127

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Atlanta? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Atlanta, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $138.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Atlanta?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Atlanta based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to Atlanta? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Atlanta.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $164 $154
7-14 days $146 $153
14-21 days $177 $161
21-30 days $167 $209
30-60 days $107 $171
60-90 days $127 $171
90+ days $127 $174

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Atlanta Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 27,015,131,706 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Atlanta is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$147 $127 $137 $107 $154 $147 $146

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Atlanta by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Atlanta flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Chicago Atlanta American 12/11/16 12/13/16 0 $146
January Chicago Atlanta Spirit 1/12/17 1/17/17 0 $107
February Chicago Atlanta American 2/21/17 2/28/17 0 $127
March Chicago Atlanta American 3/8/17 3/15/17 0 $127
April Chicago Atlanta American 4/12/17 4/18/17 0 $127
May Chicago Atlanta Spirit 5/2/17 5/9/17 0 $137
June Chicago Atlanta American 6/1/17 6/4/17 0 $207
July Chicago Atlanta American 7/12/17 7/18/17 0 $211

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Atlanta Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Atlanta. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$154
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$154 $154
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$154 $207
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$207 $237
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$237 $157
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$157

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Atlanta Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Atlanta is $194.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Atlanta is $165.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Atlanta.

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Atlanta - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 07:15 18:45
Delta 15 15 15 15 15 10 9 05:45 19:30
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14:46 14:46
United 7 6 6 6 6 3 3 06:10 18:15
Southwest 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 05:10 21:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Atlanta Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Atlanta. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Atlanta is $199.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Atlanta is $165.

Chicago to Atlanta Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Atlanta?
Answer: The average Chicago to Atlanta flight time is 2 hours.
Question: How far is Atlanta from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Atlanta is 591 miles (951 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Atlanta?
Answer: There are 218 direct flights from Chicago to Atlanta.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Atlanta?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 43% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Atlanta.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Atlanta?
Answer: Charlotte, NC

Airlines in Chicago flying to Atlanta Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:04 -05:00Number of routes searched: 269Number of itineraries searched: 1,479,363

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Atlanta? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Atlanta. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Atlanta
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Delta -
Spirit -
United -
American BDL
American BNA
American BOS
American BWI
JetBlue BOS
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Delta CVG
Delta JFK
Frontier DEN
Spirit DFW
United AUS
United BOS
United DEN
United DFW

Chicago to Atlanta Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Atlanta. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:04 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Chicago to Toronto$240
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