Cheap Flights from Chicago to Atlanta

Flight information Chicago to Atlanta

Cheapest roundtrip price last month


Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 604 miles

1h 43min

Most popular airline last month


Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson and Atlanta De Kalb / Peachtree

2 airports

Explore Atlanta

Atlanta Hotels

W Atlanta Downtown


Atlanta Marriott Marquis


W Atlanta Midtown


No matter if you are traveling to Atlanta to see one of the many sites or attractions in the area or are simply looking for some warmer weather, you can find a cheap flight from Chicago to Atlanta using Skyscanner.  When making your trip from Chicago to Atlanta, keep in mind the following tips below to make your trip a breeze.

Departing Chicago

On your departure from the windy city, you will have two primary airport options.  While both airports provide a range of flights and services, you will find more flight options at the larger Chicago O’Hare Airport.  No matter which airport you choose, be sure to arrive a minimum of two hours before your scheduled departure to ensure that you can get through check-in and security before your boarding call.

If you opt to fly out of Chicago Midway International, you will still have the many amenities that you will find at Chicago O’Hare such as dining options, shopping, lounges, and cash machines.  Midway airport is equipped with its own yoga studio if you have a long wait time and would like to get a good workout before your flight or even if you like to calm your nerves before you travel.

Both airports help you pass the time waiting for your flight by providing you with fantastic art displays with works from local Chicago artists that decorate the terminals.  If you have some time, you can treat yourself to your very own art show with a nice walk through the terminals.

If you find yourself departing from the Chicago O’Hare Airport, be sure to check out their Aeroponic Garden as well.

Airline and Flight Options

There are many airlines that provide Chicago O’Hare Airport with service to Atlanta.  Whether you are looking for non-stop, direct flight, options or flights with one stop, you can find what you are looking for on Spirit, Delta, or American Airlines. 

You can find airline service from Chicago Midway to Atlanta via two primary airlines, Southwest and Delta.  While both airlines offer one-stop service, Southwest also offers direct flight options as well.

Arriving in Atlanta

On your arrival to the city of Atlanta, you will most likely be flying into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.  Be prepared for significantly warmer temperatures in Atlanta.  The city temperatures can run 20 to 25 degrees hotter than Chicago and be significantly more humid.

You will be arriving at the domestic terminal of the airport where you will be able to pick up any last minute items or secure transport to your final destination.  The airport provides taxi and shuttle service as well as access to the primary public transport system for Atlanta, the MARTA city train.

You can also secure a car rental for your vacation directly from the airport which can be accessed at the exit closest to the Skytrain.  The car rental service offers rental car options from many popular companies including  Advantage, Avis Budget, Alamo, Hertz, National Payless, and many more,

Tips for Traveling in Atlanta

When booking your hotel in Atlanta, consider taking advantage of one of the many hotels located in the downtown area.  This will give you access to many of the areas attractions as well as public transportation to help you get around.

When traveling to Atlanta, there are a few stops that you will want to make sure to include on your itinerary.  Be sure to stop by the Georgia Aquarium, the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, the World of Coco-Cola, and the CNN Center.  If you are traveling with the kids, you may want to spend a day at Six Flags over Atlanta or the Atlanta Zoo.

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