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There are 3 ways to get from Atlanta to Starkville by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly, taxi  •  3h 8m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) ATL - GTR
  2. Take a taxi from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Starkville

$218 - $592

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Bus, drive  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tupelo, Ms 3861 / ...
  2. Drive from Tupelo, Ms to Starkville

$38 - $85

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5h 6m

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Starkville 286.6 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Starkville is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Starkville is to fly and taxi which costs $210 - $600 and takes 3h 8m.

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The distance between Atlanta and Starkville is 257 miles. The road distance is 286.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Atlanta to Starkville, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Starkville is 1h behind Atlanta. It is currently 9:04 PM in Atlanta and 8:04 PM in Starkville.

Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Starkville is 287 miles. It takes approximately 5h 6m to drive from Atlanta to Starkville.

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Delta offers flights from Atlanta Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Starkville. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17m and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Starkville.
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  • Distance: 257.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 8m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Starkville, MS, USA?

There is no direct connection from Atlanta to Starkville. However, you can take the subway to Airport Station, take the walk to Atlanta airport, fly to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, then take the taxi to Starkville. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Tupelo, Ms then take the drive to Starkville.

Flights from Atlanta to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tupelo, Ms
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
$30 - $50
$55 - $80
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Taxi from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Starkville
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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