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The best prices from San Francisco International to Atlanta are usually found in January or February, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco International (SFO) to Atlanta (ATL)

SFO - ATL
Price
$277 - $449
ATL
Temperature
57.2 - 89.6 °F
ATL
Rainfall
3 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$277

From San Francisco International to Atlanta

One-way from

$39

One-way flight from San Francisco International to Atlanta

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco International to Atlanta?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 48% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco International to Atlanta?

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco International to Atlanta, book at least 20 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 28% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $164 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $224.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco International to Atlanta?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Atlanta from San Francisco International. Prices for April average $175 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $42. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 28% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco International to Atlanta (SFO - ATL)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 7% on flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta in February, March 2021

24 Mar - 7 Apr
$91pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
20 Mar - 24 Mar
$95pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
23 Mar - 31 Mar
$96pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco International to Atlanta 2021 flight deals

24 Mar - 7 Apr
$91pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
20 Mar - 24 Mar
$95pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
23 Mar - 31 Mar
$96pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Atlanta from San Francisco International

20 May - 25 May
$196pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
17 May - 19 May
$234pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
19 May - 2 Jun
$235pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta

4 Mar - 9 Mar
$105pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
5 Mar - 17 Mar
$111pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
6 Mar - 10 Apr
$113pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Atlanta from San Francisco International

5:14 pm - 12:01 am
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 47m
SFO - ATL
Frontier
$39
Gotogate
7:55 am - 3:46 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
28h 51m
SFO - ATL
Frontier
$40
Gotogate
6:14 pm - 1:01 am
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 47m
SFO - ATL
Frontier
$41
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco International to Atlanta

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Atlanta due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Atlanta for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Francisco to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, United Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $91, but on average you can expect to pay $103.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco International to Atlanta is less than $294.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco International to Atlanta for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco International to Atlanta within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Atlanta?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 362 users have taken a look at flights from San Francisco to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

How many flights depart from San Francisco International to Atlanta on average per day?

18 flight departures from San Francisco to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 22% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 39% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 17% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 22% of flight departures

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Atlanta?

The rainfall in San Francisco is generally same as the rainfall in Atlanta. This will continue over the next 14 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Atlanta?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in July. The weather in Atlanta is generally hotter than San Francisco's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from San Francisco International to Atlanta?

For as low as $112, Frontier can have you in Atlanta from San Francisco International in 10h 33m. The distance from San Francisco International to Atlanta is about 2146 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco International to Atlanta round-trip?

Frontier, at $91, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco International to Atlanta.. You may be able to fly from San Francisco International to Atlanta for 72% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco International to Atlanta one-way?

$39 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier.

Alternative routes for San Francisco International to Atlanta

Destination information for Atlanta

Average temperature for February in Atlanta
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Atlanta
4.4 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Atlanta

Top 8 airlines flying from San Francisco International to Atlanta

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$108 $274 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$102 $296 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$148 $305 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$151 $339 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$187 $405 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$247 $463 No cancel fee N/A
Endeavor Airlines
$310 $514 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Endeavor Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Alaska Airlines
$193 $770 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco International to Atlanta

Morning 6 AM to noon 54% of SFO to ATL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 27% of SFO to ATL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 17% of SFO to ATL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 2% of SFO to ATL departures
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco International to Atlanta
Sunday
14 daily flights
Monday
16 daily flights
Tuesday
15 daily flights
Wednesday
15 daily flights
Thursday
12 daily flights
Friday
16 daily flights
Saturday
13 daily flights
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