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There are 7 ways to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Baton Rouge  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Baton Rouge (BTR) ATL - BTR

$144 - $438

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to New Orleans
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, LA to Baton Rouge, LA New Orleans

$53 - $78

5 alternative options

Fly to New Orleans, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to New Orleans (MSY) ATL - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$98 - $444

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Lafayette (LFT) ATL - LFT
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La

$154 - $792

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Baton Rouge, La 1563 / ...

$55 - $140

Bus, train  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$89 - $241

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Baton Rouge 528.1 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 11 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge is to fly which costs $140 - $440 and takes 3 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Baton Rouge, La. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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The distance between Atlanta and Baton Rouge is 459 miles. The road distance is 528.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Baton Rouge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge is to fly which takes 3 h and costs $140 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $80 and takes 11 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Baton Rouge Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 34 min.

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Atlanta to Baton Rouge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baton Rouge, La station.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge.
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  • Distance: 459.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Baton Rouge, LA, USA?

Delta flies from Atlanta to Baton Rouge every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Baton Rouge via New Orleans and New Orleans, LA in around 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baton Rouge
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Lafayette
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
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 New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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Bus from New Orleans, LA to Baton Rouge, LA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
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More Questions & Answers

Baton Rouge is 1 h behind Atlanta. It is currently 7:14 PM in Atlanta and 6:14 PM in Baton Rouge.

Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Baton Rouge is 528 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to drive from Atlanta to Baton Rouge.

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Delta offers flights from Atlanta Airport to Baton Rouge Airport.

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Book your Atlanta to Baton Rouge bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Baton Rouge. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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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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