There are 8 ways to get from Atlanta to Silver Spring by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ATL - DCA

$82 - $350

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Bus Megabus  •  15 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta GA to Washington

$71 - $94

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Fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ATL - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SILVER SPRING station

$72 - $348

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Baltimore (BWI) ATL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station

$124 - $492

Bus La Cubana  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington, VA Atlanta route

$168 - $174

Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va 1080
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Silver Spring, Md 1054 / ...

$71 - $172

Bus Pandora Bus  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Doraville/Atlanta, GA to Baltimore, MD
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore to Washington, DC

Drive  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Silver Spring 648.3 miles

$60 - $95

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Silver Spring. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Silver Spring, Md via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 47 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Silver Spring is 550 miles. The road distance is 648.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Silver Spring without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Atlanta to Silver Spring, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Silver Spring bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Silver Spring is to fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 38 min.

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Atlanta to Silver Spring bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Silver Spring, Md station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Silver Spring is 648 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 58 min to drive from Atlanta to Silver Spring.

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American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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  • Distance: 549.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Silver Spring, MD, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Atlanta to Silver Spring hourly. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Atlanta to Silver Spring 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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 Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Richmond, Va to Silver Spring, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Doraville/Atlanta, GA to Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Baltimore to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Book at
gotobus.com

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Book your Atlanta to Silver Spring bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 849+ hotels available in Silver Spring. Prices start at $87 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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