Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from San Francisco to Atlanta

Favorite airline: Delta
30 % of flights booked on the route from San Francisco to Atlanta are booked with Delta, Frontier Airlines and United Airlines.
19 %
Frontier Airlines
8 %
United Airlines
3 %
Direct flights are cheaper
Flights with a stopover are on average $85.00 more expensive than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
04h 49min
09h 05min
The favorite connection is non-stop
39 % of travelers decide to book a direct flight on this route.
Direct flights
04h 49min, from $193
39 %
1 stopover Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA
09h 39min, from $384
25 %
1 stopover Los Angeles International Airport, CA
09h 05min, from $278
14 %

Useful information about the flight from San Francisco to Atlanta

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.

Flight information San Francisco - Atlanta
Flight details San Francisco - Atlanta
  • Flight duration: min. 04:25 / max. 05:30
  • Distance: 3439 km
  • Flights per week: 71
  • Return flight duration: min. 05:17 / max. 06:45