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There are 7 ways to get from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores by plane, taxi, car or bus

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Fly to Pensacola, taxi

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Pensacola (PNS)
  2. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores

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Fly to Mobile, drive

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Mobile (MOB)
  2. Drive from Mobile to Gulf Shores

5 alternative options

Fly to Valparaiso, drive

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Valparaiso (VPS)
  2. Drive from Valparaiso to Gulf Shores

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta to Mobile
  2. Take a taxi from Mobile to Gulf Shores

Bus, taxi via Mobile

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center Station to Mobile, AL
  2. Take a taxi from Mobile, AL to Gulf Shores

Bus, taxi via Montgomery

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center Station to Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center
  2. Take the bus from Montgomery to Mobile
  3. Take a taxi from Mobile to Gulf Shores

Drive

  1. Drive from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gulf Shores is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gulf Shores is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Gulf Shores is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores is to fly and taxi which costs $230 - $340 and takes 3h 21m.

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The distance between Atlanta, GA and Gulf Shores is 310 miles. The road distance is 348 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7h 34m and costs $170 - $230.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Pensacola Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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Gulf Shores is 1h behind Atlanta, GA. It is currently 2:50 PM in Atlanta, GA and 1:50 PM in Gulf Shores.

Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores is 348 miles. It takes approximately 5h 54m to drive from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores.

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 1443+ hotels available in Gulf Shores. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores.
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  • Distance: 310 miles
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Gulf Shores, AL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Atlanta, GA to Gulf Shores. However, you can take the subway to Airport Station, take the walk to Atlanta airport, fly to Pensacola, then take the taxi to Gulf Shores. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Airport Station, take the walk to Atlanta airport, fly to Mobile, then take the drive to Gulf Shores.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Atlanta to Mobile
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $360
Flights from Atlanta to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta to Mobile
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $100
Bus from Montgomery to Mobile
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center Station to Mobile, AL
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$45 - $60
Bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center Station to Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$29 - $40
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Montgomery to Mobile
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Choice Taxi
Phone
+1 850-529-1806
Website
mychoicetaxi.com
Able Shuttle and Taxi
Phone
+1 850-607-0209

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The best way to get from Atlanta, GA to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $3.

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