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There are 6 ways to get from Portland to Atlanta by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Portland  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Atlanta (ATL) PDX - ATL

$166 - $376

5 alternative options

Train to Seattle, fly  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Tukwila Amtrak
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Atlanta (ATL) SEA - ATL

$196 - $496

Train, bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb

$340 - $911

Train, bus via Atlanta, Ga  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Atlanta, Ga 1151 / ...

$350 - $1,006

Bus  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Indianapolis, IN
  3. Take the bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb

$317 - $581

Drive  •  41h 16m

  1. Drive from Portland to Atlanta 2609.5 miles

$250 - $370

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Atlanta is to fly which costs $160 - $380 and takes 6h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Atlanta is to fly which costs $160 - $380 and takes 6h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Atlanta station. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Marta Civic Center Station - Nb via Denver, CO and Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16h.

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The distance between Portland and Atlanta is 2181 miles. The road distance is 2609.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Atlanta without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 12h and costs $340 - $950.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Portland to Atlanta, including transfers.

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Portland to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Or station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Atlanta is to fly which takes 6h 22m and costs $160 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $310 - $600 and takes 2 days 16h.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 26m.

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Portland to Atlanta bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Marta Civic Center Station - Nb.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Atlanta.
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  • Distance: 2181.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 22m

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Portland to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Atlanta via Denver, Co, Denver, CO, Indianapolis, IN, and Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis in around 2 days 16h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta via Portland
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Tukwila Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Portland Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Book at
megabus.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 Chicago, Il to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
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Atlanta is 3h ahead of Portland. It is currently 1:54 AM in Portland and 4:54 AM in Atlanta.

Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Atlanta is 2609 miles. It takes approximately 41h 16m to drive from Portland to Atlanta.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Portland Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Atlanta. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 35m and costs $3.

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