How to travel from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA

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Travel Information from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA

distanceDistance2130 miles (3436 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$260 - $424
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $260 (€225) • 60 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $424 (€367) • 4 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 2130 miles (3436 km) between San Francisco, CA and Atlanta, GA. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $260 (€225). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Greyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA.

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There are 4 ways to travel between San Francisco, CA and Atlanta, GA including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Atlanta, GA from San Francisco, CA is by taking a bus, which costs on average $260 (€225).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Atlanta, GA:

Taking a bus is about $164 (€142) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $424 (€367) for this journey.

Taking a bus is usually $74 (€64) less than taking a train to Atlanta, GA, which costs on average $334 (€289) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel to Atlanta, GA from San Francisco, CA is by flight, which takes on average 4 h 46 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 60 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

The distance is approximately 2130 miles (3436 km) from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA.

The average frequency per day from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Atlanta, GA from San Francisco, CA as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Greyhound for buses to Atlanta, GA. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Greyhound San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA tickets on Omio for $260 (€225).
    • Travel with American Airlines for flights to Atlanta, GA. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for American Airlines San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA tickets on Omio for $424 (€367).
    • Travel with Amtrak to go to Atlanta, GA by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA tickets on Omio for $334 (€289).
    Your trip from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA doesn't have to end in Atlanta, GA. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York City, Washington, DC or Nashville, TN. If you’d like to add New York City, Washington, DC or Nashville, TN to your San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Atlanta, GA today!

    When planning your trip from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost on average $260 (€225) one way.
    • Plane tickets are costing $424 (€367) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average $334 (€289) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from San Francisco, CA to Atlanta, GA online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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