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The best prices from Chicago to Atlanta are usually found in January or September, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

$190
$170
$150
$131
Price
$131 - $174
Temperature
57 - 90 °F
Rainfall
3 - 5 inches
Most popular in July High demand for flights, 3% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price $169 Price for this month
Cheapest price $131 From Chicago to Atlanta

Cheap flights from Chicago to Atlanta in December 2019

The best prices found for ORD to ATL flights for December
17 Dec - 19 Dec
$65pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Atlanta 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Atlanta from Chicago found for this year
14 Jan - 15 Jan
$65pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Atlanta

Late deals on round-trip flights to Atlanta from Chicago, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 17 Dec
$75pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Dec - 17 Dec
$75pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Dec - 11 Dec
$89pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

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Destination information for Atlanta

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Atlanta
Flight duration
2h 04m
Average temperature for December in Atlanta
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Atlanta
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Atlanta

Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Atlanta
Sunday
86 daily flights
Monday
103 daily flights
Tuesday
99 daily flights
Wednesday
125 daily flights
Thursday
104 daily flights
Friday
105 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Atlanta flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Atlanta

Atlanta’s rich history, inspiring attractions and excellent dining and shopping combine to give it genuine Southern charm mixed with wordly sophistication. Take advantage of Atlanta’s warmer and sunnier climate when you spend some time on the Atlanta Beltline, a growing, interconnected network of public parks, multi-use trails and city transit along an old railroad corridor circling downtown. It’s a great way to get some exercise and fresh air while getting a feel for the city and sampling its shops, restaurants, history and culture.

How popular is this flight route?

The Chicago to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson flight path was viewed by 396 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What percent of flights are delayed?

When booking remember that flights Chicago to Atlanta are typically delayed by 65min. so prepare as needed.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

2,933 passengers can be comfortably seated on when flying from Chicago to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson on average per day.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While browsing flights check up on current rates for Delta Air Lines, Inc.. Delta Air Lines, Inc. offers the cheapest flight to Chicago to Atlanta. Flight availability can sometimes range however expect there to be 273 flights on average per day.

How long does the flight from Chicago to Atlanta take?

Your journey will take you approximately 2 hours. Your flight will cover a distance of about 369 miles.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Atlanta on average per day?

Per day, 257 flights depart from Chicago to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 6% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 49% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 12% of flight departures

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Atlanta?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Atlanta is typically hotter than in Chicago. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Atlanta?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Atlanta?

The in-air flight time for direct flights from Chicago to Atlanta is about one and a half hours. All flights with one or more stops between these cities take four hours or more and won't save you any money over the cheapest direct flights.

Which airlines operate flights from Chicago to Atlanta?

Spirit, American, United and Delta offer direct flights from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, while Southwest flies non-stop to Atlanta from Midway International Airport. These and other airlines also offer flights with one or more stops, but they aren't the cheapest flights and add hours to the trip.

How frequent are flights between Chicago and Atlanta?

Several dozen flights make the trip non-stop on a typical day, so it's easy to find a direct flight almost anytime of day. Flights begin around 6 a.m. and the last flights of the day take off shortly after 8 p.m.

Which airports serve Chicago to Atlanta?

O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Midway International Airport (MDW) serve Chicago, with most flights to Atlanta departing from O'Hare. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) serves the Atlanta area.

Which direct flight route between Chicago and Atlanta is cheapest?

The O'Hare International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the cheapest route between the two cities. Most flights to Atlanta that depart from Midway International Airport cost considerably more. With about one seventh the population of Chicago and half the size, Atlanta has only about one-third the population density of Chicago. Atlanta is more suburban, and arguably a little more family-oriented. Although it's not unusual for Atlanta to get a heavy snow or two during a typical winter, it gets only about 1 1/2 inches of snow during an average year compared to Chicago's 35 inches. With higher average temperatures, Atlanta's winter climate is much milder than windy Chicago's, while summers in Atlanta can get quite a bit more sultry. You don't have to check lots of other websites to find the best possible price for your flight. Let Cheapflight's smart search engine do that for you.