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The best prices from Atlanta to San Francisco are usually found in January or February, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

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

ATL - SFO
Price
$234 - $365
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$234

From Atlanta to San Francisco

One-way from

$40

One-way flight from Atlanta to San Francisco

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 Atlanta to San Francisco?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Atlanta to San Francisco at least 35 days early can save you up to 7% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 35 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Atlanta to San Francisco for as little as $99 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $105 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Atlanta. Prices for August average $108 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $48. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 17% on your journey compared to booking in August

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

When flying from Atlanta to San Francisco, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 17% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to San Francisco in March, April 2021

14 Apr - 19 Apr
$95pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Mar - 6 Apr
$98pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Mar - 6 Apr
$99pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Atlanta to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

14 Apr - 19 Apr
$95pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
5 May - 10 May
$97pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Mar - 6 Apr
$98pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Atlanta

15 Jun - 22 Jun
$167pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
15 May - 22 Jun
$207pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
18 May - 23 May
$225pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Last minute flights from Atlanta to San Francisco

10 Mar - 16 Mar
$108pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
8 Mar - 10 Mar
$113pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
8 Mar - 11 Mar
$121pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way flights to San Francisco from Atlanta

6:07 pm - 2:39 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
23h 32m
ATL - SFO
Frontier
$40
Gotogate
6:07 pm - 11:42 am
Frontier
1 Stop
20h 35m
ATL - SFO
Frontier
$42
Gotogate
4:33 pm - 7:07 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
29h 34m
ATL - SFO
Frontier
$45
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Atlanta to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Atlanta to San Francisco 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 Atlanta and San Francisco 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 Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to San Francisco 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. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to San Francisco. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, Frontier, and United Airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Atlanta to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $95, but on average you can expect to pay $107.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Atlanta to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to San Francisco is less than $247.

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

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

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 524 users have taken a look at flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to San Francisco.

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

On average 3 flights depart from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to San Francisco per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 67% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Atlanta or San Francisco?

In Atlanta, there will be greater rainfall in Atlanta compared to San Francisco over the next 14 days.

Is Atlanta weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in Atlanta. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Atlanta to San Francisco?

A quick flight from Atlanta to San Francisco can take about 13h 22m. Frontier provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $97. Atlanta and San Francisco are separated by a distance of 2146 mi.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Atlanta to San Francisco is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $95 on this airline. You may be able to fly from Atlanta to San Francisco for 67% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

$40 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier.

Alternative routes for Atlanta to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Average temperature for March in San Francisco
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for March in San Francisco
1.6 ″

Airports servicing Atlanta

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 6 airlines flying from Atlanta to San Francisco

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$89 $238 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$112 $254 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$102 $282 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$153 $355 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$148 $357 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$207 $411 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to San Francisco

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 58% of ATL to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 26% of ATL to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 15% of ATL to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ATL to SFO departures
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Atlanta to San Francisco
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
11 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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