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There are 8 ways to get from Atlanta to Long Island by plane, train, 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 Islip  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Islip (ISP) ATL - ISP

$334 - $1,504

Cheapest option

Bus W and G Bus, train  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta/Doraville, GA to New York
  2. Take the train from Forest Hills to Smithtown Port Jefferson

$76 - $82

6 alternative options

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to New York JFK (JFK) ATL - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma

$116 - $430

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ATL - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma

$102 - $386

Fly to Newark, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Newark (EWR) ATL - EWR
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma

$120 - $422

Bus Pandora Bus, train  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$78 - $104

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny 1080 / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$96 - $223

Drive  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Centereach 927.1 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Long Island is to bus and train which costs $75 - $85 and takes 21 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Long Island is to fly and train which costs $110 - $430 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Long Island is 795 miles. The road distance is 927.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Long Island without a car is to bus and train which takes 19 h 15 min and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Atlanta to Long Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Atlanta Airport to Islip Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Long Island is 927 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 51 min to drive from Atlanta to Long Island.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Islip Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Long Island. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Long Island.
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  • Distance: 794.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Atlanta to Holbrook hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Columbus, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Forest Hills to Smithtown
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
W and G Bus
Website
wandgbus.com
Bus from Atlanta/Doraville, GA to New York
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandgbus.com

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