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Journey Information

Indianapolis to Atlanta bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$65.90
Fastest time11h 10m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Indianapolis to Atlanta right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Atlanta?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $65.90 was the low point for bus fares from Indianapolis to Atlanta. Buses from Atlanta to Indianapolis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $65.90 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 11 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $37.42 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 12 hours and 39 minutes to cover the 427 miles (688 kilometers) from Indianapolis, IN to Atlanta, GA. However, the fastest bus only takes 11 hours and 10 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Indianapolis?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Indianapolis to Atlanta, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Indianapolis to Atlanta every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Indianapolis to Atlanta; ticket prices start at $171.35.

What bus companies travel from Indianapolis to Atlanta?

There is one bus company that operates from Indianapolis to Atlanta. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound412h 40m$74.73

Where does the bus leave from in Indianapolis?

Indianapolis, Indiana has two bus stations with service to Atlanta, Georgia:

  • 350 S Illinois St

Where does the bus arrive in Atlanta?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Atlanta, Georgia:

  • Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

Price trends for buses from Indianapolis to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

$99$66$33SepSep

Monthly average prices

$66$53$40$26$13ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$99$79$59$40$203020100

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