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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Baton Rouge  •  2 h 56 min

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

$144 - $438

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h

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

$55 - $140

5 alternative options

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  4 h 16 min

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

$154 - $792

Fly to New Orleans, bus  •  4 h 57 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

Bus via Mobile, Al  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al 1563
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Baton Rouge, La 1243

$60 - $147

Bus, train  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$85 - $221

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Baton Rouge 528.1 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge is to fly which costs $140 - $440 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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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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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Baton Rouge, La. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Baton Rouge.
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  • Distance: 459.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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 Mobile, Al in around 8 h 59 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baton Rouge
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Lafayette
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Mobile, Al to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com

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