There are 5 ways to get from Atlanta to Mexico City by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Mexico City (MEX) ATL - MEX

$284 - $554

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Bus, night bus  •  43 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte

$164 - $377

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Bus, night bus via Nuevo Laredo  •  44 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Nuevo Laredo
  4. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Central Norte

$213 - $451

Bus, train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte

$221 - $567

Drive  •  30 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Mexico City 1847.9 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Mexico City is to bus and night bus which costs $160 - $380 and takes 43 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Mexico City is to fly which costs $280 - $600 and takes 6 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Mexico City. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Independencia_1 via Houston, Tx, San Antonio, Nuevo Laredo and Terminal Central De Autobuses Del Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 42 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Mexico City is 1349 miles. The road distance is 1847.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Mexico City without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 43 h 40 min and costs $160 - $380.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Atlanta to Mexico City, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Mexico City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Mexico City Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 32 min.

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Atlanta to Mexico City bus services, operated by ETN, arrive at Mexico Central Norte station.

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Mexico City is 1 h behind Atlanta. It is currently 2:50 AM in Atlanta and 1:50 AM in Mexico City.

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  • Distance: 1349.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Mexico City, Mexico?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Atlanta to Mexico City hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Atlanta to Mexico City via Queretaro
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Atlanta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Atlanta to Mexico City via Queretaro
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Mexico City via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Mexico City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Mexico City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Bus operators
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 Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
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
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$102 - $108
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Nuevo Laredo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $95
Full Fare
$85 - $130

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Mexico City is 1848 miles. It takes approximately 30 h 50 min to drive from Atlanta to Mexico City.

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Aeroméxico, Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Mexico City Airport.

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There are 1119+ hotels available in Mexico City. Prices start at $31 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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