There are 9 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  •  5 h 53 min

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

$334 - $1,504

Cheapest option

Megabus, train  •  25 h

  1. Take the Megabus from Atlanta GA to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Brentwood Ronkonkoma

$62 - $121

7 alternative options

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 56 min

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

$118 - $432

Fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 38 min

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

$132 - $430

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 40 min

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

$102 - $386

Bus Pandora Bus, train  •  19 h

  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 3 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

Bus, train Amtrak  •  29 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma

$159 - $434

Drive  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Centereach 927.1 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Long Island is to bus and train which costs $75 - $110 and takes 19 h.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Long Island is to fly which costs $330 - $1,500 and takes 5 h 53 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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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Atlanta to Long Island, including transfers.

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

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

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
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 Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Savannah
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Tampa
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Islip via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 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
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 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 Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
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
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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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