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There are 10 ways to get from Sacramento to Atlanta 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 from Sacramento  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Atlanta (ATL) SMF - ATL

$225 - $905

Cheapest option

Train, BART to San Francisco, fly  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
  2. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Atlanta (ATL) SFO - ATL

$149 - $724

8 alternative options

Train to Oakland, fly  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Atlanta (ATL) OAK - ATL

$219 - $872

Train to San Jose, fly  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Atlanta (ATL) SJC - ATL

$239 - $1,033

Bus to Reno, fly  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Reno
  2. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Atlanta (ATL) RNO - ATL

$222 - $922

Bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Atlanta, Ga

$251 - $639

Train, bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Chicago Union Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb

$349 - $938

Train, bus via Atlanta, Ga  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Chicago Union Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Atlanta, Ga 1151 / ...

$359 - $1,033

Train, bus #2  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
  4. Take the bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station

$392 - $1,160

Drive  •  39 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Atlanta 2481.7 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Atlanta is to train and BART and fly which costs $140 - $750 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Atlanta is to fly which costs $220 - $950 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Atlanta. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Atlanta, Ga via Los Angeles, Ca and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

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The distance between Sacramento and Atlanta is 2094 miles. The road distance is 2481.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Atlanta without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 8 h and costs $250 - $650.

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Sacramento to Atlanta, including transfers.

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Sacramento to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Sacramento, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Atlanta is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs $220 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $250 - $650 and takes 2 days 8 h.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 19 min.

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

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  • Distance: 2094.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Sacramento to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Atlanta via Los Angeles, Ca and Dallas, Tx in around 2 days 8 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Reno to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Reno to Atlanta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Reno to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reno to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,300
Flights from Reno to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reno to Atlanta via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Atlanta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Reno to Atlanta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Reno to Atlanta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
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 Sacramento Valley Station to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$280 - $420
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento to Reno
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.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 Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Chicago, Il to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$51
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com

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Atlanta is 3 h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 12:05 PM in Sacramento and 3:05 PM in Atlanta.

Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Atlanta is 2482 miles. It takes approximately 39 h 6 min to drive from Sacramento to Atlanta.

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sacramento Airport is to bus which takes 12 min and costs $2.

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