Favorite airline: e.g. American Airlines, Delta
The majority of passengers on the route New York – Atlanta prefer to fly with American Airlines.
American Airlines
13 %
13 %
JetBlue Airways
7 %
Stopover flights are the cheapest connection
On this route, direct flights are $20.00 more expensive than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 40min
05h 36min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 46 % of travelers will book a direct flight.
Direct flights
02h 40min, from $168
46 %
1 stopover Boston Logan International Airport, MA
05h 53min, from $230
27 %
1 stopover Charlotte Douglas International Airport, NC
05h 36min, from $148
9 %

Flights from New York to Atlanta

The flight route from New York (NYC) to Atlanta (ATL) is an important thoroughfare in the country with between 40 and 53 flights a day. In a flight time of just over 2 and a half hours you will have crossed 750 miles. Airlines offering a direct flight option are: Delta, United, AirTran, and American.


Cheap flights from New York to Atlanta

There are several airlines offering a low-cost air ticket option so that you can have more to spend on your trip. For the cheapest tickets, book months ahead and avoid traveling during the school break and at weekends.  Comparing prices on a comparison website should also help.


Destination Atlanta

Passengers can fly from any of the five New York airports: JFK International (JFK), LaGuardia (LGA), Newark (EWR), Westchester and Long Island to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) Atlanta. As one would expect buses are available at the airpor, along with a greyhound lightlink station, connecting travelers to nearby cities and even states.