There are 5 ways to get from Lafayette to Atlanta by plane, bus, night 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 from Lafayette  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Lafayette (LFT) to Atlanta (ATL) LFT - ATL

$135 - $667

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Take the night bus from Baton Rouge, La to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga

$71 - $176

3 alternative options

Bus to Baton Rouge, fly  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Atlanta (ATL) BTR - ATL

$154 - $462

Train, bus  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette 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

$105 - $266

Drive  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Lafayette to Atlanta 583.6 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Lafayette, LA, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta and United Airlines fly from Lafayette to Atlanta every 4 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lafayette to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Baton Rouge to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lafayette to Atlanta via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
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
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Night bus from Baton Rouge, La to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lafayette to Atlanta?

The distance between Lafayette and Atlanta is 819 km. The road distance is 934 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lafayette to Atlanta?

The cheapest way to get from Lafayette to Atlanta is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lafayette to Atlanta?

The quickest way to get from Lafayette to Atlanta is to fly which takes 2 h 1 min and costs $130 - $700.

Is there a direct bus between Lafayette and Atlanta?

No, there is no direct bus from Lafayette to Atlanta. However, there are services departing from Lafayette, La and arriving at Atlanta, Ga via Baton Rouge, La and Mobile, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Lafayette to Atlanta?

It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Lafayette to Atlanta, including transfers.