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There are 7 ways to get from Atlanta to Gaithersburg by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3h 51m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ATL - DCA
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station

$82 - $352

Cheapest option

Fly to Baltimore, bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Baltimore (BWI) ATL - BWI
  2. Take the bus from BWI INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL eb to Gaithersburg Park & Ride

$68 - $338

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Fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ATL - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station

$74 - $348

Bus La Cubana  •  14h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington, VA Atlanta route

$170 - $180

Train  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the train from Atlanta Peachtree Station to Washington Union Station Crescent

$100 - $276

Bus Megabus  •  16h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta GA to Washington

$69 - $91

Drive  •  11h 11m

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Gaithersburg 658.8 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Gaithersburg is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 11h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Gaithersburg is to fly and subway which costs $80 - $360 and takes 3h 51m.

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The distance between Atlanta and Gaithersburg is 549 miles. The road distance is 658.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Gaithersburg without a car is to bus which takes 14h 4m and costs $170 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m to get from Atlanta to Gaithersburg, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Gaithersburg is to bus which takes 14h 4m and costs $170 - $180. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $280 and takes 16h 15m.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 36m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Gaithersburg is 659 miles. It takes approximately 11h 11m to drive from Atlanta to Gaithersburg.

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Gaithersburg. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Gaithersburg.
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  • Distance: 549.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 51m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Gaithersburg, MD, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Atlanta to Gaithersburg 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 10h 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Atlanta to Gaithersburg once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $260 and the journey takes 13h 49m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Atlanta Peachtree Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
13h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL eb to Gaithersburg Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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