There are 8 ways to get from Atlanta to Boston 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 Boston  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Boston (BOS) ATL - BOS

$80 - $228

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny 1080
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$69 - $270

6 alternative options

Fly to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Manchester (MHT) ATL - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$144 - $378

Fly to Providence, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Providence (PVD) ATL - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak

$174 - $434

Bus Pandora Bus, train  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express

$186 - $426

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny 1080
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express

$128 - $365

Bus, train Amtrak  •  30 h 57 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 York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak

$266 - $756

Drive  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Boston 1081.2 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Boston is to bus which costs $65 - $270 and takes 23 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Boston is to fly which takes 4 h 6 min and costs $75 - $230.

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The distance between Atlanta and Boston is 1506 km. The road distance is 1730 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Atlanta to Boston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Boston. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Boston, Ma via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from Atlanta to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Boston via New York, Ny in around 23 h 1 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $420
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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