The flight time from Atlanta to San Juan is 3 hours, 28 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves ATL Atlanta, GA on time.
17 minutes taxiing out
3 hours, 6 minutes in the air
4 minutes taxiing in
Arrives SJU San Juan, PR 5 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
91%
Frontier
79%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Atlanta to San Juan is 3 hours, 28 minutes. The time spent in the air is 3 hours, 6 minutes.

The flight distance from Atlanta to San Juan is 1547 Miles.

Reverse Journey

San Juan to Atlanta
3 hours, 49 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta
3h 27m
Frontier
3h 37m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM1h2h3h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

27

Distance

1547 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

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Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta
24
Frontier
3

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Atlanta from San Juan by plane?

The distance from Atlanta to San Juan by plane is 1547 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Atlanta to San Juan?

The flight time from Atlanta to San Juan is 3 hours, 28 minutes. The time spent in the air is 3 hours, 6 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Delta being the fastest taking 3 hours, 27 minutes, and Frontier the slowest taking 3 hours, 37 minutes.

What airlines fly from Atlanta to San Juan?

Delta and Frontier are the airlines with direct flights from Atlanta to San Juan.

Does Southwest fly from Atlanta to San Juan?

Southwest does not fly from Atlanta (ATL) to San Juan (SJU). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Atlanta on time
Taxi Out Time 17 minutes
In the Air 186 minutes
Taxiing In 4 minutes
Arrives San Juan 5 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Atlanta to San Juan, Frontier is 79% reliable, which means that Frontier flights are on time 79% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 91% 9% 0%
Frontier 79% 21% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Atlanta and San Juan, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Delta 16 185 4 207
Frontier 19 188 9 217

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
10am 0.48
11am 1.16
12pm 0.03
8am 0.47
5pm 0.01
9am 0.74
7am 0.07
6pm 0.99

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Atlanta to San Juan that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 115
February 113
March 142
April 113
May 110
June 127
July 137
August 137
September 104
October 111
November 110
December 123

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Atlanta to San Juan that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 3.87
Tuesday 3.98
Wednesday 3.83
Thursday 3.9
Friday 3.87
Saturday 4.37
Sunday 3.92

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
Delta 0
Frontier 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
10am 19 190 7 217
11am 14 185 4 206
12pm 11 190 4 205
8am 17 188 4 208
5pm 22 182 3 208
9am 19 184 4 209
7am 17 181 7 206
6pm 15 183 4 204
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.