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Fly to New York La Guardia  •  4h 13m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ATL - LGA

$68 - $272

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Bus  •  15h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to New York - 45 Allen St Atlanta / ...

$28 - $120

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Fly to Newark  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Newark (EWR) ATL - EWR

$66 - $270

Fly to New York JFK  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to New York JFK (JFK) ATL - JFK

$102 - $406

Fly to White Plains, train  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to White Plains (HPN) ATL - HPN
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Philadelphia (PHL) ATL - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$76 - $350

Fly to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, bus  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) ATL - ABE
  2. Take the bus from Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop to New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St

$132 - $322

Fly to Trenton-Mercer, train  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Trenton-Mercer (TTN) ATL - TTN
  2. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$74 - $364

Bus via Buford Hwy Ne @ Shallowford Rd  •  18h 52m

  1. Take the bus from North Atlanta to New York Atlanta

$36 - $80

Drive  •  14h 50m

  1. Drive from Atlanta to New York 868.3 miles

$85 - $130

Atlanta to New York by bus

The bus journey time between Atlanta and New York is around 21h 50m and covers a distance of around 875 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 21h 10m. Operated by Coach Run and Greyhound USA, the Atlanta to New York bus service departs from Atlanta, GA and arrives in New York - 45 Allen St. Typically 21 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
21h 50m
Fastest bus time:
21h 10m
Bus distance:
875 miles
Buses per week:
21
Cheapest price:
$85
Carbon emissions:
174 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:20
Last bus departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Atlanta to New York bus schedules

Atlanta → New York
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The most affordable way to get from Atlanta to New York is to bus, which costs $28 - $120 and takes 15h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to New York is to fly which costs $65 - $270 and takes 4h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Atlanta, GA and arriving at New York - 45 Allen St. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15h 30m.

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The distance between Atlanta and New York is 751 miles. The road distance is 868.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to New York without a car is to bus which takes 15h 30m and costs $28 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Atlanta to New York, including transfers.

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Atlanta to New York bus services, operated by Coach Run, depart from Atlanta, GA station.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to New York is to fly which takes 4h 13m and costs $65 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $28 - $120 and takes 15h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 12m.

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Atlanta to New York bus services, operated by Coach Run, arrive at New York - 45 Allen St station.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to New York.
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  • Distance: 751.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 13m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Atlanta to New York hourly. Alternatively, Coach Run operates a bus from Atlanta, GA to New York - 45 Allen St 5 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 15h 30m. Greyhound USA also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Covington
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK via Richmond
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Atlanta to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Flights from Atlanta to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $450
Flights from Atlanta to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Atlanta to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Atlanta to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Atlanta to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to White Plains via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Atlanta to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $320
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Atlanta to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Atlanta to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Atlanta to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Atlanta to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Atlanta to Trenton-Mercer
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Atlanta to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Train operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$95 - $140
First Class
$110 - $230
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $120
First Class
$90 - $210
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop to New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Coach Run
Website
coachrun.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to New York - 45 Allen St
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
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 to New York
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $190
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from North Atlanta to New York
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Book at
GoTo Bus

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