There are 9 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) 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 New York JFK  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Atlanta (ATL) JFK - ATL

$106 - $410

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  23 h 40 min

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

$57 - $121

7 alternative options

Fly from Newark  •  4 h 30 min

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

$135 - $425

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4 h 28 min

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

$98 - $380

Train to Islip, fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
  2. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Atlanta (ATL) ISP - ATL

$189 - $823

Bus Pandora Bus  •  17 h 32 min

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

$71 - $91

Bus Greyhound USA  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga 1081

$91 - $228

Train, bus  •  28 h 15 min

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

$154 - $427

Drive  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Atlanta 884.7 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta, JetBlue Airways and American Airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, Pandora Bus operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Atlanta every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $80 and the journey takes 14 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Islip to Atlanta via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Islip to Atlanta via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Islip to Atlanta via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Newark to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Islip to Atlanta via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Newark to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
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 Islip to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Atlanta is 1211 km. The road distance is 1415 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Atlanta is to bus which costs $70 - $95 and takes 17 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Atlanta is to fly which takes 2 h 38 min and costs $100 - $410.

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Atlanta, including transfers.