There are 6 ways to get from Atlanta to Destin by plane, taxi, 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 Valparaiso  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Valparaiso (VPS) ATL - VPS

$152 - $428

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl 3863
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl 1243 / ...

$76 - $156

4 alternative options

Fly to Panama City, taxi  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Panama City (ECP) ATL - ECP
  2. Take a taxi from Panama City to Destin

$242 - $532

Fly to Pensacola, bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Pensacola (PNS) ATL - PNS
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$192 - $378

Bus via Columbus, Ga  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Ga to Albany, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
  4. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$91 - $187

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Destin 333.2 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Destin is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Destin is to fly which costs $150 - $430 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Destin is 264 miles. The road distance is 333.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Atlanta to Destin, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Destin, FL, USA?

Delta flies from Atlanta to Destin every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Destin via Tallahassee, Fl and Ft Walton Beach, Fl in around 9 h 48 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Ga to Albany, Ga
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Panama City to Destin
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Red Cabs of Panama City
Phone
+1 850-733-2227
Website
myfloridacabs.com
H2O Shuttle Taxi and Limo
Phone
+1 850-708-2870
Emerald Taxi
Phone
+1 850-792-2546
Website
emeraldtaxiandshuttle.com

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