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Cheap Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco, CA, United States - ATL to SFO Last modified: Jul 28, 2016 12:58 AM

Popular flights from Atlanta to San Francisco Last modified: Jul 28, 2016 12:58 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Frontier
ATLSFO
Wed 8/17
nonstop
SFOATL
Wed 8/24
nonstop
$197
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Frontier
ATLSFO
Wed 8/17
nonstop
SFOATL
Fri 8/26
nonstop
$197
Select
Frontier
ATLSFO
Wed 8/17
nonstop
SFOATL
Wed 8/31
nonstop
$197
Select
Frontier
ATLSFO
Sat 8/20
nonstop
SFOATL
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$197
Select
Frontier
ATLSFO
Sat 8/20
nonstop
SFOATL
Wed 8/24
nonstop
$197
Select
American
ATLSFO
Wed 8/24
1 stop
SFOATL
Wed 8/31
1 stop
$337
Select
United
ATLSFO
Tue 8/30
2 stops
SFOATL
Fri 9/2
2 stops
$347
Select
Alaska
ATLSFO
Wed 8/24
2 stops
SFOATL
Wed 8/31
2 stops
$425
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Atlanta to San Francisco (ATL to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Atlanta to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $242.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Atlanta to San Francisco (ATL to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Atlanta to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Atlanta to San Francisco should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $549 $445
7-14 days $225 $320
14-21 days $197 $292
21-30 days $197 $292
30-60 days $197 $292
60-90 days $217 $302
90+ days $217 $302

Cheapest Day To Fly from Atlanta to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Atlanta to San Francisco.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$197 $297 $197 $292 $197 $197 $317

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Atlanta to San Francisco

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Atlanta to San Francisco.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Atlanta San Francisco United 7/30/16 8/4/16 1 $698
August Atlanta San Francisco Frontier 8/17/16 8/24/16 0 $197
September Atlanta San Francisco Frontier 9/3/16 9/12/16 0 $217
October Atlanta San Francisco Frontier 10/14/16 10/17/16 0 $217
November Atlanta San Francisco Frontier 11/2/16 11/7/16 0 $217
December Atlanta San Francisco Frontier 12/2/16 12/5/16 0 $223
January Atlanta San Francisco Frontier 1/4/17 1/7/17 0 $223
February Atlanta San Francisco Frontier 2/1/17 2/18/17 0 $223

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Atlanta to San Francisco

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Atlanta to San Francisco.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$456
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$456 $253
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$253 $279
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$279 $197
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$197 $282
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$282

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco (ATL to SFO)

Your Atlanta to San Francisco flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 $350.

The average price for non-stop flights from Atlanta to San Francisco is $281.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Atlanta to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 8 8 8 8 8 6 8 08:08 22:35
Frontier 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 08:25 08:25
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:04 19:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Atlanta to San Francisco (ATL to SFO)

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 $207.

The average price for round trip flights from Atlanta to San Francisco is $326.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Knoxville to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $354
Birmingham to San Francisco American, United $399
Huntsville to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $395
Greenville to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $368
Columbia to San Francisco American, United $295
Asheville to San Francisco American, United $390
Augusta to San Francisco American $349
Chattanooga to San Francisco American, United $309
Dothan to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Montgomery to San Francisco American $409
Columbus to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Atlanta to Oakland American, Spirit $334
Albany to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Atlanta to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $187
Atlanta to San Jose American, Alaska, United $337
Atlanta to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $137
Atlanta to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $389
Birmingham to Oakland American, United $407
Atlanta to New York American, Alaska, Frontier, United $107
Asheville to Oakland United $683
Knoxville to Oakland American, Alaska, United $507
Columbia to Oakland American, United $540
Chattanooga to Oakland American, United $418
Greenville to Oakland American, United $393
Augusta to Oakland American $429
Huntsville to Oakland American, Alaska, United $513
Atlanta to Denver American, Frontier, United $167
Montgomery to Oakland American $507
Atlanta to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Spirit, United $77
Atlanta to Seattle American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $237

Airlines Flying from Atlanta to San Francisco (ATL to SFO) Number of flights searched: 291Last modified: Jul 28, 2016 12:58 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Atlanta to San Francisco with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Atlanta to San Francisco.

Atlanta to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD X X X X X X X
Alaska PDX X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United DEN X X X X X X X
Southwest DEN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Atlanta and San Francisco, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Atlanta to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Atlanta to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Atlanta to San Francisco flight time is 5 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Atlanta and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Atlanta to San Francisco is 2134 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Atlanta to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 72 direct flights from Atlanta to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Atlanta to San Francisco?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 75% of the non-stop flights between Atlanta and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Atlanta to San Francisco?
Answer: Denver, CO
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