Cheap flights from Raleigh to Atlanta (RDU - ATL)

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The best prices from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson are usually found in December or March, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Raleigh (RDU) to Atlanta (ATL)

All the information you need to plan the best RDU to ATL flight in 2021: compare Raleigh to Atlanta flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Atlanta.
RDU - ATL
Price
$105 - $247
ATL
Temperature
42.8 - 80.6 °F
ATL
Precipitation
3.4 - 5.3 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 40% potential price rise

Cheapest in

December

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$105

From Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way from

$64

One-way flight from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Raleigh to Atlanta?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 24 days in advance, which can save you up to 55% on flights from Raleigh to Atlanta compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 24 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $137. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $208.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Raleigh to Atlanta?

December can be a great time to fly to Atlanta from Raleigh with a flight ticket averaging about $147. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of December for as cheap as $48. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of October.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Raleigh to Atlanta (RDU - ATL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Raleigh to Atlanta at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 61% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Raleigh to Atlanta?

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Raleigh to Atlanta. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Atlanta.

Cheap flights from Raleigh to Atlanta in October, November 2021

The best prices found for RDU to ATL flights for October, November
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$37pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$45pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
3 Nov - 5 Nov
$54pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Atlanta from Raleigh found for this year
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$37pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$45pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
3 Nov - 5 Nov
$54pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Non-stop flights to Atlanta from Raleigh

Save time with Raleigh to Atlanta direct flight deals
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$37pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$45pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
3 Nov - 5 Nov
$54pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Last minute flights from Raleigh to Atlanta

Late deals on round-trip flights to Atlanta from Raleigh, departing today and this week
27 Oct - 29 Oct
$63pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
27 Oct - 3 Nov
$64pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
29 Oct - 30 Oct
$68pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

One-way flights to Hartsfield-Jackson from Raleigh

The cheapest one-way flights from Raleigh to Atlanta
9:42 am - 5:05 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 23m
RDU - ATL
Frontier
$64
JustFly
4:59 am - 7:36 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
14h 37m
RDU - ATL
Multiple Airlines
$72
Priceline
1:40 am - 11:49 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
34h 09m
RDU - ATL
Spirit Airlines
$75
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Raleigh</span> to <span class="emphasized">Atlanta</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Raleigh to Atlanta

What airports do I use to fly from Raleigh to Atlanta?

You will need to book a flight from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson if you want to fly from Raleigh to Atlanta. At least 9 different airlines have flights from Raleigh-Durham (RDU) to Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) on a regular basis. There are 32 flights to Atlanta from the Raleigh airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from RDU to ATL to be around 1h 25m.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, Frontier, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Raleigh to Atlanta for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $37, but on average you can expect to pay $68.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Raleigh to Atlanta under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Raleigh to Atlanta is less than $87.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Raleigh to Atlanta?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday.

How popular is this Raleigh to Atlanta flight route?

Within the past month, 110 users have taken a look at flights from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

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

Travelers can expect 3 flights from Raleigh to Atlanta on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Raleigh to Atlanta?

For as low as $37, Frontier can have you in Atlanta from Raleigh in 1h 40m. The distance from Raleigh to Atlanta is about 357 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Raleigh to Atlanta round-trip from $37. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Spirit Airlines. Frontier is currently priced 74% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Raleigh to Atlanta?

Consider Korean Air (95%), Delta (94%) or Alitalia (92%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Raleigh to Atlanta.

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

When booking a flight from Raleigh to Atlanta, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Raleigh to Atlanta?

The cheapest flight price from Raleigh to Atlanta is $57. On average you can expect to pay $430. The most popular route, (Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson), can usually be booked for $59.

What airports serve Raleigh to Atlanta flights?

When taking a flight to Atlanta from Raleigh, travelers will depart from Raleigh-Durham International Airport. This airport is less than five miles from Morrisville, North Carolina. The departure location is a focus city for both Frontier Airlines and Delta Air Lines. This airport has three runways and covers 5,000 acres. Once reaching Atlanta, passengers will disembark at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. This airport is seven miles from downtown Atlanta and has 192 gates. It is the main hub for Delta Air Lines and a focus city for budget airlines including Spirit Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and Frontier Airlines.

Which airlines fly directly from Raleigh to Atlanta?

More than a dozen direct, nonstop flights exist between Raleigh and Atlanta on a daily basis. The airlines offering direct flights include Southwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines. Direct flights on this route tend to be more expensive than flights that include a stopover. However, they are also going to be much quicker. The fastest flights are 1h 25m in duration while even the longest flights only take 1h 40m, although this can vary to some degree based on the day. These flights are available throughout the entire day from early morning until late at night.

What are the stopover options between Raleigh to Atlanta?

Most flights into Atlanta from Raleigh are stopover flights that spend time at one or more other airports during the process of traveling. Some of the airlines offering these flights are American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines, although others are available. The fastest flights are one-stop flights that typically stop in Charlotte Douglas Airport (CLT) and last around 3h 15m. The stopover flights with at least two stops tend to be longer at 5h 30m or more. This is longer than a direct or one-stop flight, but also tends to be less expensive.

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

Passengers who are traveling from Raleigh to Atlanta do not need a passport to take the flight. There is also no need for a visa for this trip.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Atlanta, GA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham 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 Raleigh Raleigh-Durham are not required to quarantine after entering Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

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

Returning to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham 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 Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

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

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Alternative routes for Raleigh 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 Raleigh to Atlanta.
Flight duration from RDU to ATL
1h 32m
Average temperature for October in Atlanta
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Atlanta
3.0 ″

Airports servicing Raleigh

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham (RDU)

Airports servicing Atlanta

Top 7 airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Raleigh 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
Frontier
$28 $97 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$67 $263 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$86 $243 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$92 $189 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$116 $224 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$127 $295 No cancel fee N/A
Linear Air Taxi
$3,911 $7,050 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from Raleigh to Atlanta

See what time of day planes typically take off from Raleigh towards Atlanta.
Morning 6 AM to noon 45% of RDU to ATL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 44% of RDU to ATL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 8% of RDU to ATL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of RDU to ATL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Raleigh to Atlanta
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Raleigh to Atlanta.
Sunday
28 daily flights
Monday
39 daily flights
Tuesday
36 daily flights
Wednesday
36 daily flights
Thursday
37 daily flights
Friday
35 daily flights
Saturday
19 daily flights
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