There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Atlanta by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  6h 17m

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

$166 - $376

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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 Atlanta - Marta Civic Center

$258 - $366

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 Amtrak, Il to Atlanta, Ga 1151 / ...

$278 - $391

Bus  •  2 days 15h

  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 Atlanta - Marta Civic Center

$326 - $448

Drive  •  40h 40m

  1. Drive from Portland to Atlanta 2613.4 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 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Atlanta is to fly which costs $160 - $380 and takes 6h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Atlanta. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Atlanta - Marta Civic Center via Denver, CO and Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15h.

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The distance between Portland and Atlanta is 2181 miles. The road distance is 2613.4 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 $250 - $370.

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It takes approximately 6h 17m 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 17m and costs $160 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $320 - $450 and takes 2 days 15h.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 23m.

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

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Map of how to get from Portland to Atlanta.
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  • Distance: 2181.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 17m

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

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three 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 15h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
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 Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Atlanta - Marta Civic Center
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
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megabus.com
Bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Atlanta - Marta Civic Center
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $160
Bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $190
Flexible
$190 - $280
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Atlanta is 3h ahead of Portland. It is currently 12:58 PM in Portland and 3:58 PM in Atlanta.

Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Atlanta is 2613 miles. It takes approximately 40h 40m to drive from Portland to Atlanta.

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

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There are 689+ hotels available in Atlanta. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 33 min and costs $3.

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