The flight time from Atlanta to Las Vegas is 4 hours, 17 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves ATL Atlanta, GA on time.
14 minutes taxiing out
3 hours, 54 minutes in the air
6 minutes taxiing in
Arrives LAS Las Vegas, NV 6 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
89%
Southwest
85%
Spirit
77%
Frontier
72%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Atlanta to Las Vegas is 4 hours, 17 minutes. The time spent in the air is 3 hours, 54 minutes.

The flight distance from Atlanta to Las Vegas is 1747 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Las Vegas to Atlanta
3 hours, 45 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta
4h 15m
Spirit
4h 16m
Southwest
4h 18m
Frontier
4h 24m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM1h2h3h4h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

88

Distance

1747 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0510

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta
52
Southwest
19
Spirit
8
Frontier
7

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Atlanta from Las Vegas by plane?

The distance from Atlanta to Las Vegas by plane is 1747 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Atlanta to Las Vegas?

The flight time from Atlanta to Las Vegas is 4 hours, 17 minutes. The time spent in the air is 3 hours, 54 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Delta being the fastest taking 4 hours, 15 minutes, and Frontier the slowest taking 4 hours, 24 minutes.

What airlines fly from Atlanta to Las Vegas?

Delta, Frontier, Southwest, and Spirit are the airlines with direct flights from Atlanta to Las Vegas.

Does Southwest fly from Atlanta to Las Vegas?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Las Vegas (LAS). On average, they have 19 flights per week on this route. This may vary seasonally, please check the chart above for more details.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Atlanta on time
Taxi Out Time 14 minutes
In the Air 234 minutes
Taxiing In 6 minutes
Arrives Las Vegas 6 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Atlanta to Las Vegas, Southwest is 85% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 85% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 89% 11% 0%
Southwest 85% 12% 3%
Spirit 77% 22% 1%
Frontier 72% 27% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Atlanta and Las Vegas, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Delta 15 232 7 255
Spirit 14 232 7 256
Southwest 13 238 4 258
Frontier 17 238 9 264

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
6am 0.41
8pm 0.57
3pm 0.56
11am 1.01
7pm 1.43
9am 0.83
5pm 0.65
10am 0.48
10pm 0.23
2pm 0.99
8am 1.15
4pm 0.23
12pm 0.42
9pm 0.87
7am 0.27
6pm 0.78
1pm 1.57

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Atlanta to Las Vegas that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 373
February 323
March 408
April 390
May 399
June 380
July 400
August 405
September 385
October 400
November 363
December 352

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Atlanta to Las Vegas that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 13.62
Tuesday 12.08
Wednesday 12.15
Thursday 12.73
Friday 12.96
Saturday 11.5
Sunday 13

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
Delta 1
Southwest 0
Spirit 0
Frontier 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
6am 12 243 4 259
8pm 16 234 6 257
3pm 16 228 6 252
11am 13 233 7 255
7pm 15 236 6 260
9am 15 229 6 252
5pm 14 229 6 252
10am 16 243 6 264
10pm 15 226 6 248
2pm 14 238 7 262
8am 16 230 6 254
4pm 14 237 6 257
12pm 14 231 7 256
9pm 16 231 7 257
7am 13 233 5 253
6pm 15 234 6 257
1pm 13 238 6 259
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.