Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco, United States

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Atlanta to San Francisco Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:34 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to San Francisco. Frontier & Multiple Airlines frequently offer the best deals to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
ATLSFO
Wed 2/7
1 stop
SFOATL
Fri 2/9
1 stop
$110
Multiple Airlines
ATLSFO
Fri 1/26
nonstop
SFOATL
Sat 1/27
nonstop
$115
Major Airlines
ATLSFO
Wed 2/21
nonstop
SFOATL
Wed 2/28
nonstop
$179
American
ATLSFO
Tue 2/20
1 stop
SFOATL
Wed 2/28
1 stop
$229
JetBlue
ATLSFO
Sat 2/10
1 stop
SFOATL
Mon 2/12
1 stop
$234
United
ATLSFO
Fri 2/23
nonstop
SFOATL
Sun 2/25
nonstop
$239

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Atlanta to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Atlanta to San Francisco?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Atlanta to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $137 $157
7-14 days $137 $115
14-21 days $108 $105
21-30 days $108 $105
30-60 days $179 $105
60-90 days $212 $149
90+ days $147 $149

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Atlanta to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$179
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$179 $115
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$115 $105
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$105 $105
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$105 $105
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$105

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Atlanta to San Francisco is $227.

The average price for direct flights from Atlanta to San Francisco is $334.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Atlanta to San Francisco.

Weekly Direct Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 03:33 16:48
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 02:30 14:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Atlanta to San Francisco. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Atlanta to San Francisco is $127.

The average price for round trip flights from Atlanta to San Francisco is $221.

Atlanta to San Francisco Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Atlanta to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Atlanta to San Francisco flight time is 5 hours and 27 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Atlanta?
Answer: The distance from Atlanta to San Francisco is 2,134 miles (3,434 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Atlanta to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 62 direct flights from Atlanta to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Atlanta airlines for direct flights from Atlanta to San Francisco?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 77% of the non-stop flights between Atlanta and San Francisco.

Atlanta to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Atlanta and San Francisco. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco