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When you fly from Atlanta to Oaxaca, you will arrive in a city full of rich history, fine cuisine and vibrant culture. The flight to Oaxaca departing from Hartsfield-Atlanta International Airport (ATL) takes about 10 and a half hours. Enjoy easy access to the airport by bus, taxi or by driving via Interstate 285.
Those who like to travel outdoors will want to visit Lagunas De Chacahua National Park, which is home to exotic birds such as the blue heron. Considered one of the most important archaeological sites in all of South America, visitors will enjoy a tour of the nearby Monte Alban, the location of the ruins of the former Zapotec capital. Benito Juarez Market is where you can sample local delicacies such as toasted grasshoppers.
On average, you can expect temperatures in Oaxaca to be close to 65 degrees. However, temperatures in the 80s are common in the lower elevations closer to the coast. Major roadways in the city include Federal Highway 125 and Federal Highway 185. Cinco de Mayo is celebrated on May 5 and marks the Mexican victory in the Battle of Puebla. Guelaguetza is a dance festival that occurs each July, and visitors can enjoy local food, costumed dances and live music.
Unfortunately, there aren't any direct flights from Atlanta to Oaxaca. If you want to fly from Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) to Oaxaca, Oaxaca (OAX-Xoxocotlan Intl.), be prepared to change planes. Aeromexico, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines operate on this route with only one stopover. Use the layover to give your legs a stretch and get a bite to eat.
The fastest flight time from Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) to Oaxaca, Oaxaca (OAX-Xoxocotlan Intl.) is 4 hours and 11 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to enjoy a drink or get carried away with a good book.
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 Oaxaca 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.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Oaxaca 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.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.
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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
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