Favorite airline: American Airlines
American Airlines is the most popular airline for flights from San Francisco to Atlanta.
American Airlines
38 %
12 %
United Airlines
12 %
Stopover flights are the cheapest connection
On this route, direct flights are $304.00 more expensive than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
04h 41min
08h 43min
13h 30min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta are most often booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
04h 41min, from $1,351
35 %
1 stopover Phoenix - Sky Harbor International Airport
06h 34min, from $1,048
29 %
1 stopover Los Angeles International Airport, CA
07h 03min, from $1,048
18 %

Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta

Detla, Southwest Airlines and AirTran are three airlines offering direct flights on the flight route from San Francisco (SFO) to Atlanta (ATL), offering between 6-8 flights a day. The flight time on the trip is 4 and a half hours, in which time you have covered almost the entire length of the country, 2,472 miles. Travelers make the journey both for business and pleasure.


Cheap flights from San Francisco to Atlanta

The best way to save money on your air ticket on this route would be to take a connecting flight. If you are willing to fly via Chicago you can get a cheaper flight with United. US Airways offers a similar deal via Charlotte.


Destination Atlanta

The Atlanta metropolitan area is well connected in terms of transport, so getting where you need to be is not a problem. For example, besides buses and trains one could take a shuttle downtown using the company called ''A National Limousine''. Once you are downtown, why not take the time to take in some of the city's sights such as Dr Martin Luther King Junior's house. Or one could explore the secrets of the CNN studios, located in the city center.