There are 8 ways to get from Atlanta to Charlottesville 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 Charlottesville  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Charlottesville (CHO) ATL - CHO

$152 - $322

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Atlanta GA to Christiansburg
  2. Take the bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court
  3. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Charlottesville, Va

$62 - $104

6 alternative options

Fly to Richmond, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Richmond (RIC) ATL - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va

$176 - $772

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ATL - IAD

$62 - $332

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Greensboro, Nc 1082
  2. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent

$71 - $177

Bus, train via Charlotte Amtrak  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Charlotte, NC Atlanta route
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent

$218 - $306

Bus  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va 1080
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va 1511 / ...

$67 - $161

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Charlottesville 513.7 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Charlottesville is to fly which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $150 - $330.

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The distance between Atlanta and Charlottesville is 714 km. The road distance is 822 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Atlanta to Charlottesville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Charlottesville. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Charlottesville, Va via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Charlottesville, VA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Atlanta to Charlottesville every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Charlottesville via Richmond, Va in around 12 h 2 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Charlottesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Room
$220 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com

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