There are 12 ways to get from New York to Atlanta by plane, bus, train 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  •  4 h 3 min

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

$120 - $412

Cheapest option

Bus Pandora Bus  •  15 h 24 min

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

$63 - $83

10 alternative options

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4 h 17 min

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

$93 - $373

Fly from New York JFK  •  4 h 10 min

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

$109 - $424

Bus to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, fly  •  5 h 27 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 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

Train to Trenton-Mercer, fly  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Atlanta (ATL) TTN - ATL

$195 - $785

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 5 min

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

$168 - $643

Bus Wanda Coach  •  16 h 4 min

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

$66

Train, bus  •  17 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route

$262 - $418

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Atlanta is to bus which costs $66 and takes 16 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Atlanta is to fly which costs $120 - $420 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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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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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from New York to Atlanta, including transfers.

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

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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 3 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and two 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Richmond
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from White Plains to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from White Plains to Atlanta via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from White Plains to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from White Plains to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 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 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from New York Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
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
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 10 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
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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.

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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220

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