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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Atlanta

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code ATL
Distance 605 mi
Direct Flight Airlines JAL, Delta Air Lines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Qantas, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, WestJet, Gulf Air, American Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM, Air Canada, Austrian, Aer Lingus, Air France, Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, Royal Jordanian, Finnair, Alitalia, ANA, Lufthansa, Spirit Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 12:37PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:46AM UTC

Travel from Chicago to Atlanta

Make your trip from Chicago to Atlanta trouble-free by using Orbitz.com to make reservations and plan your itinerary. With Orbitz.com, you can find the lowest rates on both your flight and your hotel room. After making your reservations on the site, all that's left to do is board your flight and enjoy your trip to one of the greenest cities in the U.S.

A Bit about O'Hare International Airport

O'Hare International Airport is located about 17 miles from the center of the city's business district and provides the majority of the air services for the city of Chicago. Airlines offering flights to Atlanta include US Airways, United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines and Sprit Airlines.

Getting to the airport to catch your flight should be easy, as there are several transportation options from which to choose. Light rail service is available through the CTA Blue Line at a cost of $2.25 from the downtown area for the 45-minute trip. If you need to travel faster, you can take a taxi for about $40 and complete the trip in only about 30 minutes. You can drive to the airport and park in the long-term lot if it's more convenient. Long-term parking rates begin at $9 a day, but you'll need to schedule your space before your arrival at the airport if you intend to park for more than 30 days, or your vehicle will be towed.

Food is available for passengers if you wish to have a meal before boarding a flight at the airport. There are a variety of restaurants at the airport, and full sit-down meals are served at Wolfgang Puck and La Tapenade. For a quicker meal, you can grab something on the go from Chicago Style Hot Dogs or McDonald's.

Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta is the largest city in the state of Georgia, with an extremely diverse population that provides a unique blended culture. The arts are big in Atlanta, as are sports, so there are plenty of attractions for visitors to enjoy.

Things to Know about Atlanta

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest airport in the world. Located only 7 miles from the center of the city, it handles over 90 million passengers a year. Once you land, you'll have no trouble making it to the city using any of several available travel options. A city bus will take you on a 20-minute trip to downtown for only $2.50. If you prefer a taxi, the trip will only take about 15 minutes and cost approximately $30.

Visiting Atlanta is best done right at the start or the end of the summer peak season, which is between June and August. You'll miss most of the rain, but you should still be prepared for Atlanta's high heat and humidity. Temperatures can rise above 90 degrees Fahrenheit, so dress in cool clothing while you're there.

There are several attractions in Atlanta that should be high on any visitor's list. If you're a nature lover, the Atlanta Botanical Garden provides 30 acres of forest, gardens and wildflowers to explore. Sports lovers can watch the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field, the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome or the Atlanta Hawks and Atlanta Dream at Philips Arena. There's something for those who love music and dance as well, as Atlanta is the home of a professional symphony orchestra, an opera and a ballet company.

A Trip to Remember

A trip to Atlanta gives you a chance to see an excellent city at its best. O'Hare International is well equipped to make your sendoff a smooth one, and Hartsfield-Jackson, despite being the busiest airport in the world, is easy to maneuver through. Once you're in Atlanta, you'll have a wide array of entertainment choices to enjoy. With Orbitz.com to help you choose what to see while you're there, you should have an easy trip from Chicago to Atlanta that's filled with great memories.

Flights from Chicago to Atlanta - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Atlanta now?

If you're puzzled about quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Chicago to Atlanta, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Atlanta?

You can fly direct from O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, so kiss those time-consuming flight connections goodbye. Enjoy a stress-free trip on one of the 4 air carriers that'll take you straight to Atlanta. Your options include:

  • Delta
  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Atlanta?

It can zip by in as little as 1 hour and 52 minutes. If you believe your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the ride from ORD to ATL.

What airlines fly from Chicago to Atlanta most frequently?

Below are the airlines offering frequent services between Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl. Airport (ATL). No matter what you're looking for in a carrier, there'll be one that suits your travel plans among these: Delta - (DL) with 238 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 173 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 104 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 30 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Atlanta?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Atlanta have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Atlanta with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Atlanta without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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