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The table above lists fares for round-trip flights from Atlanta to New York with multiple carriers. The fares are based on a recent trend (date and time mentioned). The cost of plane tickets available from Atlanta to New York is inclusive of the base fare, fuel surcharges, airline/airport taxes, and our service fee.


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Atlanta to New York Flight Information

Departure Airport in Atlanta

Atlanta International Airport

Official Name: Atlanta Hartsfield–Jackson International Airport

Airport Code: ATL

Location: The airport is located 8 miles south of downtown Atlanta.

Focus city for: Southwest Airlines (WS)

Quick Facts: The airport is world's busiest airport by passenger traffic and aircraft movements since 1998. A record 45.372 million travelers enplaned at the airport in 2022.

Arrival Airport in New York

New York International Airport


Official Name: John F. Kennedy International Airport

Airport Code: JFK

Location: New York International Airport sits mostly in East New York and partially in Winthrop, Massachusetts, United States

Quick Facts About New York Airport: The airport serves as the focus city for JetBlue Airways (Low Cost) and American Airlines (Flagship Major airline).

On Time Performance Ranking

Departure: 20 | Arrival: 27


LaGuardia Airport

Airport Code: LGA

Location: The airport sits in Queens, New York, U.S.

Hub for: American Airlines and Delta Air Lines

Quick Facts About LGA: Third busiest airport serving the New York City, and 20th in the US.

On Time Performance Ranking in the US

Departure:27 | Arrival: 29


This is the best departure airport for your flight to Los Angeles because it has nonstop flights with Spirit, American and United Airlines. This is the busiest and highly competitive route.


Newark International Airport


Official Name: Newark Liberty International Airport

Airport Code: EWR

Location: The airport straddles the boundary between the cities of Newark and Elizabeth in Essex County and Union County, New Jersey, and the distance from the city center is 23 miles/37 km.

Quick Facts About Newark Airport: The airport serves as the focus city for Frontier Airlines (Low Cost) and is a hub for United Airlines.

On Time Performance Ranking

Departure: 29 | Arrival: 30

Operating Carriers

United Airlines


United Airlines operates nonstop as well as one-stop flights to EWR (nearby airport) from ATL. Only connecting flights are available to JFK airport from ATL. For a cheaper nonstop flight with United Airlines, consider traveling in the morning or late hours. Around evening 8 pm or so, the fares go up thrice that of the morning fare.

  • IATA code: UA
  • Type: Mainline or Major Airline
  • Airline Alliance: Star Alliance
  • Global ranking (by fleet size and operations): 2
  • Fleet size: 949 aircrafts
  • On-time ranking: 18

American Airlines


American Airlines operates 1-stop flight from Atlanta ATL to JFK. The connecting airport can be CLT (Charlotte), DCA (Washington D.C.), MIA (Miami), or ORD (Chicago). 

  • IATA code: AA
  • Type: Mainline or Major Airline
  • Airline Alliance: Oneworld
  • Global ranking (by fleet size and operations): 1
  • Fleet size: 957 aircrafts
  • On-time ranking:20

Spirit Airlines


Spirit Airlines has nonstop flights to EWR from ATL. The connecting airlines are also available.

  • IATA code: NK
  • Type: Low-Cost Airline (LCC)
  • Airline Alliance: Not in any alliance
  • Global ranking (by fleet size and operations): data unavailable
  • Fleet size: 202 aircrafts
  • On-time ranking: 57

Frontier Airlines


Frontier Airlines has nonstop flights to LGA from ATL. Connecting flights are available from Atlanta to JFK, EWR and LGA airport. To know more about the airline check Frontier Airlines page.

  • IATA code: F9
  • Type: Low-Cost Airline (LCC)
  • Airline Alliance: Not in any alliance
  • Global ranking (by fleet size and operations): data unavailable
  • Fleet size: 135 aircrafts (Airbus A319, A320, A321, A321 neo)
  • On-time ranking: 59

Tourism Seasons in New York




“September to November”


Fall is here. A drop in lower temperature (60s to 50s°F and rainfall (14 to 9 days per month).   Expect above average airfares and hotel rentals. Events: Haunted Halloween Carnival (October), Thanksgiving Day Parade and New York City Marathon (November), Lighting at Rockefeller Center (November).

“December to February”


Good time to celebrate Christmas and New Year in NYC provided you are ready to endure temperature in mid-20s°F.  Flight and hotel deals go more attractive. Key events: Times Square New Years Eve (December) and Westminster Kennel Club Show (February)

“March to April, June to August”


Spring and summer make up an average season. Lower temperature goes up - highs of 40s°F to lows of 80s°F. Events: Belmont Stakes, NYC Pride March, and Shakespeare in the Park – all in June. July Fourth and New York International Fringe Festival (August).

Tips on Securing the Lowest Fare

  • Be flexible with season

December, January, and February make up the low season. Expect below-average fares during the months. While booking make sure that travel dates do not clash with any popular event or festival.

  • Be flexible with your day of travel

Airfare is more expensive on Monday, Friday, or a Sunday than that of the remaining days due to high demand as people want to make the best of the weekend.

  • Be flexible with your departure hour

Day hour flights are expensive. Fares drop for flights that depart late night or early morning, also called as redeye flights. 

Atlanta to New York Flights: Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. How much time does it take to fly to New York from Atlanta?

Your flight may take as long as two hours thirty-five minutes.


Q2. What are the best airlines to fly to Atlanta?

American Airlines is the best airlines to fly to NYC considering its availability and on-time performance.


Q3. Which airline has nonstop flights to New York from Atlanta?

United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit, and Frontier offer nonstop flights. You get more nonstop options while selecting Newark Liberty International Airport or EWR as your arrival airport.


Q4. Which airport in New York has more flights from Atlanta?

John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York and Newark Liberty International Airport or EWR has more flights from Atlanta.


Q5. What are the top attractions in New York?

The Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, the Staten Island Ferry, Top of the Rock Observation, and Rockefeller Center Tour are some of the key attractions or things to do in the city. 


Q6. What pass options are available to skip queues and explore most of the popular tourist attractions?

GoCity Pass, New York Pass and New York CityPASS are the popular pass options that can make your sightseeing easier and more affordable.

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