Beginning of main content

Earn rewards on top of your airline miles with Orbitz Rewards

Many airlines offer flexible change policies

Sign up to receive text alerts about your trip

Fares from $33 One Way, $62 Round Trip from San Francisco to Atlanta

Prices starting at $62 for return flights and $33 for one-way flights to Atlanta were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Need A Hotel In Atlanta?

Hotels In Top Atlanta Neighborhoods

Downtown Atlanta
231 hotels


185 hotels


Stay Near Exciting Atlanta Attractions

More About Flying To Atlanta from San Francisco

Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Francisco to Atlanta?

There certainly are, which is fantastic news if you're not a big fan of stopovers. Delta Air Lines and United Airlines offer nonstop flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Atlanta?

The shortest flight time from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) is 4 hours and 35 minutes, which gives you lots of time to enjoy a beverage or lose yourself in a gripping novel.

What airlines fly from San Francisco to Atlanta most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Delta Air Lines (DL), which flies frequently along this route. This airline operates 191 flights each month between San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) and Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.). Also research the rewarding deals available with United Airlines (UA). Offering 26 flights each month between San Francisco and Atlanta, they make the journey just as enjoyable as the destination.

Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodeATL
Distance2133 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Air France, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival9:29PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:06PM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 8, 2020

On time departure was good the boarding went pretty fast. Offer for complimentary bag check was great

Dec 11, 2019

friendly and assisted in a smooth timeframe and not rushed, which can cause people to feel flustered and uncomfortable

Oct 8, 2019

Wheelchair quickly provided, staff helpful in seating me

Jul 13, 2019

Offer a neutral face emoji.

Jun 3, 2019

I will try to fly Delta all the time. Great airline.

May 3, 2018

Hey guys Don’t charge for one carry on- it’s petty

Jan 20, 2018

I hadn't flown Delta in quite some time, they are very much improved. The flight was on time and everything happened on time, boarding was prompt and efficient, communications were clear. The comfort+ seating actually had value with free drinks and snacks, good power location, the hour of free wifi from t-mobile was a good value.

Traveling from San Francisco to Atlanta

San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

Atlanta Airport Information

Most of the visitors to Atlanta fly into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Hartsfield-Jackson is located 11 miles south of Atlanta, with easy access to the city via I-85. On your next visit, use to book your budget flights to Atlanta, and you will be able to choose from any of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport.

Ground Transportation in Atlanta

The most economical means of transportation into the city is via the MARTA, Atlanta's local train service. You can board the MARTA at the station, near the baggage claim area. Twenty minutes and $2.50 later, you'll be checking into your hotel in downtown Atlanta. Taxi service is available at the yellow bus aisle right outside of baggage claim. Expect fares into the city to cost roughly $30. If you used to purchase your air ticket, consider bundling in a rental car or choosing a hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Atlanta Area Weather Information

Atlanta's winters are mild, with average temperatures in the 40s and 50s, but summer temperatures can soar up to the 90s, with extreme humidity making it feel even hotter. July is the rainiest month of the year, so be sure to pack a rain slicker or umbrella in case you run into showers.

What to Do in Atlanta

Atlanta combines the elegance and charm of the south with big city living. Whether you are a history buff, urban adventurer or outdoor enthusiast, you will have plenty of choices to put into your planner for your Atlanta visit. Consider a trip to Turner Field, enjoy the nightlife in Buckhead, visit Olympic Park or take a bike tour of the city. Whatever you choose to do while you are there, remember to use the next time you plan to look for flights to Atlanta.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.