Cheap flights from Washington to Atlanta (WAS - ATL)

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The best prices from Washington to Atlanta are usually found in July or August, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Atlanta (ATL)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to ATL flight in 2021: compare Washington to Atlanta flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Atlanta.
WAS - ATL
Price
$166 - $258
ATL
Temperature
57.2 - 89.6 °F
ATL
Rainfall
3 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$166

From Washington to Atlanta

One-way from

$59

One-way flight from Washington to Atlanta

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 Washington to Atlanta?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Washington to Atlanta, book at least 20 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 28% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $164 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $224.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Atlanta from Washington average $175. You can even find prices in April for less than $175, as users have found deals to Atlanta from as low as $42. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Atlanta from Washington. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 28%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Atlanta (WAS - ATL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Washington to Atlanta in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 32% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Washington to Atlanta in May, June 2021

The best prices found for WAS to ATL flights for May, June
15 Jun - 15 Jun
$91pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
5 Jun - 9 Jun
$93pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
2 Jun - 9 Jun
$98pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Washington to Atlanta 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Atlanta from Washington found for this year
15 Jun - 15 Jun
$91pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
5 Jun - 9 Jun
$93pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
2 Jun - 9 Jun
$98pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Non-stop flights to Atlanta from Washington

Save time with Washington to Atlanta direct flight deals
15 Jun - 15 Jun
$91pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
5 Jun - 9 Jun
$93pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
2 Jun - 9 Jun
$98pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington to Atlanta

Late deals on round-trip flights to Atlanta from Washington, departing today and this week
24 May - 26 May
$121pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
25 May - 2 Jun
$122pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
24 May - 26 May
$127pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to Atlanta from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Atlanta
11:13 am - 1:07 pm
Delta
Nonstop
1h 54m
BWI - ATL
Delta
$59
Delta
1:01 am - 4:54 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
3h 53m
BWI - ATL
American Airlines
12:10 pm - 7:07 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
6h 57m
BWI - ATL
Frontier
$77
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Flight FAQs

From Washington to Atlanta

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington to Atlanta due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Washington and Atlanta for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines flying from Washington to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Most people fly into Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) if they book a flight to Atlanta from Washington. On average, Hartsfield-Jackson has 55 inbound flights from Washington per day from 8 airlines. Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson is conveniently located just 8.2 mi from Atlanta’s city center.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Atlanta for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $91, but on average you can expect to pay $107.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington to Atlanta under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington to Atlanta is less than $107.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington to Atlanta for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington to Atlanta within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington to Atlanta?

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

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

On average, you can expect to see 4 flights from Washington to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 25% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 75% of flight departures

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Atlanta?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in July. The weather in Atlanta is generally the same as Washington's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Washington to Atlanta?

A quick flight from Washington to Atlanta can take about 1h 43m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $117. There are 537 mi between Washington and Atlanta. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $91, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Washington to Atlanta and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $117 and $117, respectively. You may be able to fly from Washington to Atlanta for 54% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington to Atlanta one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $42. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Washington to Atlanta for a low price.

Destination information for Atlanta

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington to Atlanta.
Flight duration
1h 52m
Average temperature for May in Atlanta
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Atlanta
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Atlanta

Top 6 airlines flying from Washington to Atlanta

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington 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
$65 $181 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$112 $275 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$115 $293 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$115 $311 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$115 $314 No cancel fee N/A
Southwest
$263 $350 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Washington to Atlanta

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington towards Atlanta.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 54% of WAS to ATL departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 28% of WAS to ATL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 13% of WAS to ATL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 5% of WAS to ATL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington to Atlanta
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington to Atlanta.
Sunday
60 daily flights
Monday
55 daily flights
Tuesday
45 daily flights
Wednesday
50 daily flights
Thursday
58 daily flights
Friday
60 daily flights
Saturday
57 daily flights
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