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There are 11 ways to get from New York 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.

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Fly from Newark  •  4 h 15 min

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

$120 - $410

Cheapest option

Bus Pandora Bus  •  15 h 24 min

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

$63 - $83

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Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4 h 31 min

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

$93 - $373

Fly from New York JFK  •  4 h 32 min

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

$112 - $424

Train to White Plains, fly  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Atlanta (ATL) HPN - ATL

$135 - $424

Bus to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) to Atlanta (ATL) ABE - ATL

$215 - $1,003

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 20 min

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

$168 - $643

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Atlanta (ATL) BWI - ATL

$184 - $642

Bus Wanda Coach  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to North Atlanta Nyc

$66

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21 h

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

$85 - $220

Drive  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Drive from New York to Atlanta 870.3 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Atlanta is to bus which costs $66 and takes 15 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Atlanta is to fly which costs $120 - $410 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Atlanta, Ga. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h.

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The distance between New York and Atlanta is 751 miles. The road distance is 870.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Atlanta without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 24 min and costs $60 - $85.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from New York to Atlanta, including transfers.

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New York to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from New York to Atlanta is to fly which takes 4 h 15 min and costs $120 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $85 and takes 15 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 24 min.

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

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Map of how to get from New York to Atlanta.
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  • Distance: 751.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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

United Airlines, Spirit Airlines and three other airlines fly from New York to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, Pandora Bus operates a bus from New York 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 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from White Plains to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from White Plains to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from White Plains to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 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 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Amtrak Acela Express

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 New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
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
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to North Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Atlanta is 870 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 53 min to drive from New York to Atlanta.

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Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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Book your New York to Atlanta bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 501+ hotels available in Atlanta. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $17.

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