There are 11 ways to get from New Jersey to Atlanta by plane, train, bus 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 Newark  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Atlanta (ATL) EWR - ATL

$103 - $395

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  23 h 22 min

  1. Take the Megabus from New York, NY to Atlanta GA

$53 - $117

9 alternative options

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Atlanta (ATL) LGA - ATL

$96 - $376

Fly from Trenton-Mercer  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Atlanta (ATL) TTN - ATL

$172 - $737

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Atlanta (ATL) JFK - ATL

$112 - $427

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Atlanta (ATL) PHL - ATL

$158 - $618

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Atlanta (ATL) BWI - ATL

$145 - $528

Bus Pandora Bus  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Doraville, GA

$69 - $93

Bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga 1081

$85 - $210

Train, bus  •  26 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station

$150 - $413

Drive  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Atlanta 861.2 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Atlanta is to bus which costs $65 - $95 and takes 17 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Atlanta is to fly which takes 2 h 43 min and costs $170 - $750.

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The distance between New Jersey and Atlanta is 1131 km. The road distance is 1378 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from New Jersey to Atlanta, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Atlanta, Ga. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Elizabeth to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, Pandora Bus operates a bus from Newark to Atlanta every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $80 and the journey takes 14 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Doraville, GA
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
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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