There are 7 ways to get from Atlanta to Arlington by plane, subway, bus or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 15m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ATL - DCA

$82 - $348

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  15h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta GA to Washington Atlanta

$66 - $82

5 alternative options

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ATL - IAD

$70 - $340

Fly to Baltimore, subway  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Baltimore (BWI) ATL - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$74 - $448

Bus  •  11h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington Atlanta Route

$84 - $90

Bus via Richmond  •  14h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va 1080 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc 1002 / ...

$79 - $112

Drive  •  10h 49m

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Arlington 640.6 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Arlington is to bus which costs $65 - $85 and takes 15h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Arlington is to fly which costs $80 - $350 and takes 3h 15m.

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The distance between Atlanta and Arlington is 541 miles. The road distance is 640.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Arlington without a car is to bus which takes 11h 38m and costs $80 - $95.

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It takes approximately 3h 15m to get from Atlanta to Arlington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Arlington is to fly which takes 3h 15m and costs $80 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $95 and takes 11h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 32m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Arlington is 641 miles. It takes approximately 10h 49m to drive from Atlanta to Arlington.

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 903+ hotels available in Arlington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Arlington.
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  • Distance: 541.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 15m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Arlington, VA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Atlanta to Arlington hourly. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Atlanta to Arlington once daily. Tickets cost $79 - $85 and the journey takes 9h 50m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$79 - $85
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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, Ga to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $130
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to Washington
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Book at
megabus.com

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs $3.

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