Directions from San Francisco to Atlanta

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Recommended option

Fly from San Francisco  •  6 h 23 min

  1. SFO - ATL

$119 - $661

7 alternative options

Fly from Oakland  •  6 h 30 min

  1. OAK - ATL

$193 - $814

Caltrain to San Jose, fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. SJC - ATL

$214 - $966

Bus  •  2 days 8 h

$252 - $641

Train, bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. California Zephyr

$351 - $993

Train, bus via Atlanta, Ga  •  2 days 22 h

  1. California Zephyr
  2. 1151 / ...

$364 - $1,085

Train, bus #2  •  3 days 0 h

$383 - $1,140

Drive  •  39 h 11 min

  1. 2486.8 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from San Francisco to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Atlanta via Los Angeles, Ca and Dallas, Tx in around 2 days 8 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$290 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $900
Room
$1,100 - $1,600
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Atlanta is 3437 km. The road distance is 3979 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Atlanta is to fly which costs $110 - $700 and takes 6 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Atlanta is to fly which takes 6 h 23 min and costs $110 - $700.

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Atlanta. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Atlanta, Ga via Los Angeles, Ca and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from San Francisco to Atlanta, including transfers.