Chicago to Atlanta flight duration

What is the flight duration from Chicago to Atlanta?

On average there are 8 flights flying direct each day from Chicago to Atlanta. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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MDW
Arrive
ATL

Average direct flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Chicago (MDW) to Atlanta (ATL) has a duration of 1 hours 54 minutes.

A distance of 589 miles / 948 km.

Related: Return journey Atlanta to Chicago flight duration

Chicago to Atlanta flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 2 hours 1 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 1 hours 54 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 2 hours 12 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 8

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Chicago to Atlanta is 2 hours 1 minutes
  • Distance from Chicago to Atlanta is 589 miles / 948 km
  • Chicago is served by 3 airports Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD), Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD)
  • Atlanta is served by 1 airports Atlanta Hartsfield–Jackson International Airport (ATL)
  • The currency in Atlanta, United States is the US Dollar

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Chicago, United States and Atlanta, United States? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 2 hours 1 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


DIRECT FLIGHTS

Chicago O'Hare International to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Flying with Spirit Airlines
1 hours 59 minutes
Chicago O'Hare International to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Flying with United
1 hours 56 minutes

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Chicago to Atlanta flight time via Fort Lauderdale International | MDW to ATL via FLL
Chicago to Fort Lauderdale International
3 hours 06 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 13 minutes
Fort Lauderdale International to Atlanta
1 hours 49 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 08 minutes
Chicago to Atlanta flight time via Seattle / Tacoma International | MDW to ATL via SEA
Chicago to Seattle / Tacoma International
4 hours 38 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
52 minutes
Seattle / Tacoma International to Atlanta
4 hours 46 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 16 minutes
Chicago to Atlanta flight time via Denver International | MDW to ATL via DEN
Chicago to Denver International
2 hours 40 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
50 minutes
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Atlanta
3 hours 17 minutes
Total journey time
6 hours 47 minutes

Airlines flying between Chicago and Atlanta

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Chicago and Atlanta

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Chicago & Atlanta local time and timezones

Atlanta, United States time is 1 hours ahead of Chicago, United States

Date and time in Chicago, United States:
09:59 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
Chicago Timezone: CDT (-05:00)

Date and time in Atlanta, United States:
10:59 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between Chicago and Atlanta

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The cheapest months to travel from Chicago to Atlanta

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