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San Francisco travel tips

1) Take amazing sunset photos at Baker Beach in San Francisco

Baker Beach is a nudist beach that attracts tourists with the opportunity to take a photo against the backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge. Sunset shots are especially good at any time of the year.

2) Taxis in San Francisco are quite expensive, so it's better to use Uber or Lyft

The mounting fee in local taxis is $3.50 (€3), and then you pay $3 per mile (1.6 km). If you can, it's better to skip taxis or use Uber or Lyft, which are more profitable.

3) Pop into San Francisco's Chinatown for an unscheduled party

If you feel like partying, go to Chinatown in the evening, where you can accidentally get into bars in basements without signs with amazing drinks and a very strange atmosphere.

Travelers usually depart from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Atlanta Bus Station, Atlanta - Peachtree, or Atlanta-Civic Center Bus stop when they travel from Atlanta to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf. The distance between Atlanta and San Francisco is 3439 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Alaska Airlines. Atlanta and San Francisco have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Golden Gate Bridge, Big Sur, and Alcatraz.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Alaska AirlinesASAASYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Atlanta to San Francisco?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Atlanta and San Francisco takes around 5.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Atlanta and San Francisco?
The flight distance between Atlanta and San Francisco is 3439 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Atlanta and San Francisco?
Several carriers operate flights between Atlanta and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Atlanta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Atlanta and New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Orlando, Denver, London, Miami, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Paris, San Juan, Seattle, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Mexico City, San Diego, Sacramento.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Denver, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Austin, London, Paris, New York, Barcelona, Rome, Orlando, Mexico City, New Orleans, Amsterdam, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Houston, Dallas, Lisbon, Detroit.
Which airports are there in Atlanta?
Atlanta is mainly served by Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. But there are other airports nearby, including DeKalb–Peachtree.
What airports are near Atlanta?
The main airport in Atlanta is Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. It is also served by McGhee Tyson, Greenville–Spartanburg International, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International, Chattanooga Metropolitan, Southwest Georgia Regional, Columbus Metropolitan, Augusta Regional, Middle Georgia Regional, Montgomery Regional, Athens Ben Epps.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What buses and trains depart from Atlanta?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Atlanta, including Southeastern Stages.
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