Travel from Atlanta to California

Bus or fly from Atlanta to California?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Atlanta to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Los Angeles via Dallas, TX and 7th / Decatur in around 2 days 1 h.

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How to get from Atlanta to California

ModeDurationPrice
From Garnett Station subway to Atlanta airport, fly to San Diego airport, then line 992 bus to San Diego.6 h 33 min$274
From Garnett Station subway to Atlanta airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to Oakland.6 h 39 min$252
From Garnett Station subway to Atlanta airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then bus to Los Angeles.7 h 9 min$172
From Garnett Station subway to Atlanta airport, fly to San Jose airport, line 10 bus to Metroairport Station, then line 901 tram to San Jose.7 h 15 min$366
From Garnett Station subway to Atlanta airport, fly to San Francisco airport, then BART to San Francisco.7 h 15 min$229
From Garnett Station subway to Atlanta airport, fly to Santa Ana airport, bus to Walnut-Calle De Las Estrellas, line 83 bus to Harbor-East Shuttle Area, then line 43 bus to Anaheim.8 h 4 min$277
From Garnett Station subway to Atlanta airport, fly to Sacramento airport, then night bus to Sacramento.7 h 52 min$444
From Atlanta, GA bus to Dallas, TX, bus to 7th / Decatur, then line 18 bus to 5th / San Pedro.2 days 1 h$208
From Marta Civic Center Station - Nb bus to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak then train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.2 days 8 h$595
From Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station bus to Birmingham Amtrak, train to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak, then train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.2 days 11 h$681
From Atlanta, GA bus to Marshall Amtrak then train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.2 days 15 h$622
From Atlanta drive to Los Angeles.34 h 8 min$261

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

It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Atlanta to California, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Atlanta and California?

No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to California. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, GA and arriving at 5th / San Pedro via Dallas, TX and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

Operators from Atlanta to California

OperatorPhoneWebsite
MARTA Atlanta Rapid TransitMARTA Atlanta Rapid Transit
DeltaDelta
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
San Diego Metro TransitSan Diego Metro Transit
BARTBART
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
Frontier AirlinesFrontier Airlines
LAX FlyAwayLAX FlyAway
Santa Clara VTASanta Clara VTA
Gray Line AH(714) 978-8855Gray Line AH
Orange County TransportationOrange County Transportation
Yolobus+1 530-666-2877Yolobus
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak