There are 6 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta by plane, bus, night bus or car

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Fly from Washington Dulles  •  2h 1m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Atlanta (ATL) IAD - ATL

$90 - $149

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Night bus  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the night bus from Washington DC to Downtown Atlanta FlixBus

$40 - $56

4 alternative options

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Atlanta (ATL) DCA - ATL

$102 - $164

Bus  •  16h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Atlanta GA Washington

$54 - $100

Bus via Washington  •  19h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Atlanta, Ga 1051

$80 - $112

Drive  •  10h 55m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta 614.4 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta is to night bus which costs $35 - $60 and takes 13h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta is to fly which costs $90 - $150 and takes 2h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta. However, there are services departing from Washington Dulles Airport and arriving at Atlanta GA via Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 10m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Atlanta is 530 miles. The road distance is 614.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta without a car is to bus which takes 16h 10m and costs $50 - $100.

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It takes approximately 2h 1m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta, including transfers.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Washington station.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta is to fly which takes 2h 1m and costs $90 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $100 and takes 16h 10m.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 41m.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Atlanta GA station.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta.
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  • Distance: 530.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 1m

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Washington to Atlanta GA 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 14h 20m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Reagan Washington to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Reagan Washington to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$156
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Flights from Reagan Washington to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $150
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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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 Washington, Dc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Washington DC to Downtown Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta is 614 miles. It takes approximately 10h 55m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Atlanta.

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

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