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There are 4 ways to get from Lafayette to Atlanta by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  2 h 6 min

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

$135 - $667

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lafayette, La to Mobile, Al 1248
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga 1596 / ...

$64 - $160

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal 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

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

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The quickest way to get from Lafayette to Atlanta is to fly which costs $130 - $700 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lafayette to Atlanta. However, there are services departing from Lafayette, La and arriving at Atlanta, Ga via Mobile, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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The distance between Lafayette and Atlanta is 512 miles. The road distance is 583.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to Atlanta without a car is to night bus and bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs $60 - $160.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Lafayette to Atlanta, including transfers.

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Lafayette to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Lafayette, La station.

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The quickest flight from Lafayette Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 39 min.

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Lafayette to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Atlanta, Ga station.

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Atlanta is 1 h ahead of Lafayette. It is currently 7:49 PM in Lafayette and 8:49 PM in Atlanta.

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  • Distance: 512 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

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

Delta and United Airlines fly from Lafayette to Atlanta 5 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lafayette to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lafayette to Atlanta via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 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 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

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
Night bus from Lafayette, La to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
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Yes, the driving distance between Lafayette to Atlanta is 584 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to drive from Lafayette to Atlanta.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Lafayette Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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There are 473+ hotels available in Atlanta. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to Lafayette Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $11 - $14.

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