There are 5 ways to get from Houston to Atlanta by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Houston Hobby Apt  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Atlanta (ATL) HOU - ATL

$114 - $454

Cheapest option

Fly from Houston  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Atlanta (ATL) IAH - ATL

$54 - $346

3 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga 1596

$75 - $200

Train, bus  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station

$130 - $343

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Atlanta 797.2 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Atlanta is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 12 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Atlanta is to fly which takes 4 h 3 min and costs $110 - $460.

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The distance between Houston and Atlanta is 1128 km. The road distance is 1275 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Houston to Atlanta, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Atlanta, Ga. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Houston to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Houston to Atlanta every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 16 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Atlanta via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Houston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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