There are 4 ways to get from Atlanta to Jackson by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) ATL - JAN

$188 - $528

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Jackson, Ms 1523 / ...

$40 - $100

2 alternative options

Bus via Birmingham, Al  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al 3861 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Jackson, Ms 1523 / ...

$48 - $116

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Jackson 383.7 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Jackson, MS, USA?

Delta flies from Atlanta to Jackson every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Jackson via Birmingham, Al in around 6 h 31 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Jackson/Vicksburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Atlanta and Jackson is 564 km. The road distance is 614 km.

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Jackson is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Jackson is to fly which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $180 - $550.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Jackson, Ms. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Atlanta to Jackson, including transfers.