There are 6 ways to get from Atlanta to State College by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to State College  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to State College (SCE) ATL - SCE

$216 - $970

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  19 h 34 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Atlanta GA to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa

$98 - $169

4 alternative options

Fly to Harrisburg, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Harrisburg (MDT) ATL - MDT
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa

$198 - $640

Bus, train  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa

$210 - $268

Bus  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta ,GA to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York to North Atherton Place At Mcdonalds Shun Feng

$100 - $120

Drive  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to State College 763.2 miles

$70 - $110

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and State College, PA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Atlanta to State College hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to State College via Washington, Washington, Dc, and Harrisburg, Pa in around 19 h 34 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Knoxville, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Columbus, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Chattanooga, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Indianapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Lexington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to Harrisburg via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Harrisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to State College via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to Harrisburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Atlanta to Harrisburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
bus
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Atlanta ,GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Shun Feng Inc
Bus from New York to North Atherton Place At Mcdonalds
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Atlanta to State College?

The distance between Atlanta and State College is 973 km. The road distance is 1221 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Atlanta to State College?

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to State College is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 13 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Atlanta to State College?

The quickest way to get from Atlanta to State College is to fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $210 - $1,000.

Is there a direct bus between Atlanta and State College?

No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to State College. However, there are services departing from Atlanta GA and arriving at State College, Pa via Washington, Dc and Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 34 min.

How long does it take to get from Atlanta to State College?

It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Atlanta to State College, including transfers.