There are 10 ways to get from Atlanta to Boston by plane, train, bus 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 2 min

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

$80 - $228

9 alternative options

Fly to Providence, train  •  5 h 43 min

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

$174 - $434

Fly to Manchester, bus  •  6 h 2 min

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

$110 - $328

Fly to Hartford, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Hartford (BDL) ATL - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to Boston, MA - South Station

$128 - $364

Bus Pandora Bus  •  20 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta ,GA to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA

$85 - $105

Bus Pandora Bus, train  •  21 h 7 min

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

$186 - $426

Bus La Cubana  •  21 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Union City, NJ Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA 1803 / ...

$124 - $230

Megabus, train  •  26 h 29 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Atlanta GA to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express

$170 - $445

Bus, train Amtrak  •  30 h 53 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 South Station Amtrak

$266 - $756

Drive  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Boston 1081.2 miles

$100 - $160

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

Spirit Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Atlanta to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Boston via New York in around 20 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Avg. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Atlanta to Providence
Avg. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester
Avg. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Detroit
Avg. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Hartford
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Hartford via Raleigh/Durham
Avg. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Hartford via Covington
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Avg. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $420
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Baltimore
Avg. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Baltimore
Avg. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Hartford via Baltimore
Avg. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Atlanta to Hartford via Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Hartford via Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Avg. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Washington Dulles
Avg. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Manchester via Newark
Avg. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Hartford via Newark
Avg. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Avg. Duration
22 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
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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
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt, NH to Boston, MA
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Rome2rio guide to
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Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to Boston, MA - South Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Atlanta ,GA to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Union City, NJ
Avg. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Atlanta to Boston?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Boston?

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Boston is to bus which costs $100 and takes 20 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Atlanta to Boston?

The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Boston is to fly which takes 4 h 2 min and costs $130.

Is there a direct bus between Atlanta and Boston?

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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 51 min.

How long does it take to get from Atlanta to Boston?

It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Atlanta to Boston, including transfers.