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

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Fly  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Salt Lake City (SLC) ATL - SLC

$166 - $436

4 alternative options

Bus  •  43 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut

$192 - $488

Bus, train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$264 - $684

Bus, train via Atlanta, Ga  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago Amtrak, Il 1196
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$270 - $773

Drive  •  29 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Salt Lake City 1886.6 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via St Louis, Mo and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 33 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Salt Lake City is 1590 miles. The road distance is 1886.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Salt Lake City without a car is to bus which takes 43 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Atlanta to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Salt Lake City is to fly which takes 5 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 43 h 33 min.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Salt Lake City Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 55 min.

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Atlanta to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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Salt Lake City is 2 h behind Atlanta. It is currently 8:35 AM in Atlanta and 6:35 AM in Salt Lake City.

Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Salt Lake City is 1887 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 41 min to drive from Atlanta to Salt Lake City.

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  • Distance: 1589.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

Delta, Frontier Airlines and three other airlines fly from Atlanta to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Salt Lake City via St Louis, Mo and Denver, Co in around 43 h 33 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Salt Lake City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
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 Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
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 St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
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Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Salt Lake City Airport.

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Book your Atlanta to Salt Lake City bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 255+ hotels available in Salt Lake City. Prices start at $79 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 .

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