There are 7 ways to get from New York to Alabama by plane, train, subway, 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 New York La Guardia to Birmingham  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Birmingham (BHM) LGA - BHM

$177 - $562

Cheapest option

Bus Akai Bus  •  18 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Birmingham

$84 - $148

5 alternative options

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Birmingham (BHM) PHL - BHM

$267 - $812

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Atlanta  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Atlanta (ATL) LGA - ATL

$120 - $405

Train  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent

$130 - $390

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga 1081
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al 3861 / ...

$106 - $263

Drive  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Drive from New York to Birmingham 967.5 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Alabama is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Alabama is to fly which takes 4 h 55 min and costs $170 - $600.

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The distance between New York and Alabama is 1408 km. The road distance is 1548 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from New York to Alabama, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Alabama. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Birmingham Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Alabama, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from New York to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, Akai Bus operates a bus from New York to Birmingham twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 18 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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
Once 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
Akai Bus
Website
akaiticket.com
Bus from New York to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
akaibus.net
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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