There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Atlanta by plane, subway, train, 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 Reagan Washington  •  3 h 12 min

  1. DCA - ATL

$81 - $346

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA #2  •  17 h 55 min

  1. 1051

$65 - $170

5 alternative options

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  4 h 2 min

  1. IAD - ATL

$72 - $343

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h 33 min

  1. BWI - ATL

$124 - $480

Bus La Cubana  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Atlanta route

$164 - $166

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 38 min

  1. 3013 / ...
  2. 1081

$72 - $177

Drive  •  10 h 49 min

  1. 641.8 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Atlanta is 872 km. The road distance is 1027 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Atlanta is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Atlanta is to fly which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $80 - $350.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Atlanta, Ga. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Washington to Atlanta, including transfers.

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Washington to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Washington to Atlanta 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Washington, Dc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170

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