Cheap flights from Houston to Atlanta (IAH - ATL)

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The best prices from Houston to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson are usually found in January or February, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to Atlanta (ATL)

All the information you need to plan the best IAH to ATL flight in 2021: compare Houston to Atlanta flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Atlanta.
HO1 - ATL
Price
$111 - $181
ATL
Temperature
42.8 - 80.6 °F
ATL
Precipitation
3.4 - 5.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$111

From Houston to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way from

$46

One-way flight from Houston to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Houston to Atlanta?

Departing on a Friday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 28% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Atlanta (HO1 - ATL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Houston to Atlanta is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 34% on airfare.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Houston to Atlanta?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 43 days in advance to save up to 31% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 43 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Houston to Atlanta 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $132, or $176 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from Houston to Atlanta in October, November 2021

The best prices found for IAH to ATL flights for October, November
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$41pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Nov - 17 Nov
$42pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$45pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Atlanta 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Atlanta from Houston found for this year
1 Dec - 11 Dec
$39pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$41pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Nov - 17 Nov
$42pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to Atlanta from Houston

Save time with Houston to Atlanta direct flight deals
1 Dec - 11 Dec
$39pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$41pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Nov - 17 Nov
$42pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Atlanta

Late deals on round-trip flights to Atlanta from Houston, departing today and this week
23 Oct - 6 Nov
$59pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
23 Oct - 12 Nov
$67pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
23 Oct - 30 Oct
$69pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Hartsfield-Jackson from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Atlanta
6:33 am - 7:10 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
11h 37m
IAH - ATL
Frontier
$46
Kiwi.com
6:45 pm - 1:55 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
30h 10m
IAH - ATL
Multiple Airlines
$47
Kiwi.com
7:40 am - 10:50 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 10m
IAH - ATL
Spirit Airlines
$57
mytrip.com

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Flight FAQs

From Houston to Atlanta

What airport do you fly into for flights to Atlanta from Houston?

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Houston to Atlanta. You should not have trouble finding flights to Hartsfield-Jackson from Houston; the airport handles an average of 21 inbound flights from Houston per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 8 airlines have flights to the Atlanta airport from Houston. It is only a 8.2 mi journey from Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) to Atlanta’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Houston to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Houston to Atlanta for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Atlanta for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $41, but on average you can expect to pay $54.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to Atlanta for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to Atlanta under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to Atlanta is less than $53.

Are there last-minute flights available from Houston to Atlanta for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Houston to Atlanta within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Houston to Atlanta?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this Houston to Atlanta flight route?

This flight path from Houston to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson was viewed by 451 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

On average 2 flights depart from Houston to Atlanta per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Houston to Atlanta?

A quick flight from Houston to Atlanta can take about 1h 59m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $41. The distance between Houston and Atlanta is about 691 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Houston to Atlanta round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Houston to Atlanta round-trip from $41. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Frontier. Spirit Airlines is 69% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Houston to Atlanta?

Consider Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Houston to Atlanta.

What are the most reliable airlines from Houston to Atlanta?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Houston to Atlanta consider choosing Frontier (100%), Korean Air (94%) or Alitalia (94%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Houston to Atlanta?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $48. While the most popular route (Houston Hobby - Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson) can be booked for $42 on average our data indicates $342 when flying from Houston to Atlanta

What airports serve Houston to Atlanta flights?

Flying out of Houston to Atlanta, you’ll either board your plane at George Bush Intercontinental Airport or at William P. Hobby Airport. Then you’ll get off your flight at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport. There are more flights offered from George Bush and they’re typically cheaper than what you’ll find at Hobby, but it’s not always the case. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the world’s busiest airport. It’s seven miles outside of the downtown area of Atlanta. There are 192 gates at this airport. The gates are split between 40 that are international and 152 that serve domestic flights. There are five runways and a land area that covers 4,700 acres. The airport serves more than a million flights in a year.

Which airlines fly directly from Houston to Atlanta?

You’ll find that sometimes direct flights between these two cities are less expensive. Spirit Airlines offers one. There are some on United and on Delta. You can also find some options with Southwest if you fly out of Hobby. The flight times are right around two hours.

What are the stopover options between Houston to Atlanta?

You’ll find stopovers in Charlotte on American Airlines. Most of the times are around two to three hours. Spirit Airlines has a couple of flights that go to Orlando first before heading to Atlanta. The American Airlines flights originate from George Bush sometimes and Hobby for other flights. Southwest makes stops in Tampa, Dallas, Baltimore, New Orleans, and St. Louis. None of these are much more than an hour.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Houston to Atlanta?

There is no need for a passport or a visa to make this trip. You’ll only need your valid form of identification. You can use your passport for your ID if you want to, it’s just not required.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Atlanta, GA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Atlanta from Houston?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson within the United States

Most visitors from Houston need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Houston are not required to quarantine after entering Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

Do I need a test to fly back to Houston from Atlanta?

Returning to Houston from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Houston.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson are not required to quarantine after entering Houston.

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Alternative routes for Houston to Atlanta

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Atlanta

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Houston to Atlanta.
Flight duration from Houston to ATL
2h 10m
Average temperature for October in Atlanta
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Atlanta
3.0 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing Atlanta

Top 4 airlines flying from Houston to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston to Atlanta choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$51 $121 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$53 $195 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$54 $234 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$56 $298 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Houston to Atlanta

See what time of day planes typically take off from Houston towards Atlanta.
Morning 6 AM to noon 45% of IAH to ATL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 45% of IAH to ATL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of IAH to ATL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of IAH to ATL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to Atlanta
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Houston to Atlanta.
Sunday
17 daily flights
Monday
22 daily flights
Tuesday
20 daily flights
Wednesday
26 daily flights
Thursday
29 daily flights
Friday
22 daily flights
Saturday
14 daily flights
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