Top tips for travellers

Do I need a visa?

Check out our visa information pages which include the latest travel restrictions for every country we fly to.

USA travel advice

What time should I arrive at the airport?

Leave those last-minute airport dashes to the big screen! We recommend that you arrive at least two hours before your flight is due to leave.

When does my flight depart/arrive?

Unsure of your timings? It's best to be safe than sorry. Check your departure and arrival time with our handy Flight status tool.

Flight status

Making a connection

If you're connecting with another flight in Atlanta, we have a handy guide with all the information you need, including a map of the airport. Check out the guide here.

Connecting with a Delta flight?

All Delta flights within the U.S. depart from all seven concourses: T, A, B, C, D, E and F. (but primarily depart from T, A, B, C and D).

For international flights from Atlanta, most Delta flights will depart from the Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal, which is comprised of concourses E and F.

Online check in

You can check in online 24 hours before your flight where you can pick your seat and print your boarding card. If you’re travelling with carry on baggage only, you can print off your own boarding pass and we’ll see you at the gate.

Check in online now

Which terminal?

All Virgin Atlantic flights depart from and arrive at the International Terminal.

2600 Maynard H. Jackson Jr. Blvd
GA 30337

Counter check in and bag drop

Our check in and bag drop desks can be found in the International Terminal, Row 4. They open four hours before departure and close one hour before departure.

If you’re booked to fly with one of our partner airline flights operated as: DL/AF/KL then please check-in with partner airlines desks in International Terminal, Row 2/3.

Baggage allowance

Airport facilities

Airport shopping


Grab that last-minute souvenir from one of Atlanta Airport's selection of shops.

Food and drink

Food and drink

Atlanta Airport has a wide range of bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from.

Places to eat

Special assistance

Special assistance

Our special assistance team are on hand to help make your journey go smoothly.

Find out more about special assistance

Accessibility services

Find out about Atlanta Airport's accessible facilities.

Accessibility services