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Journey Information

New York to Atlanta bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$20.41
Fastest time20h 45m
Trips per day8
Bus lines2
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Price trends for buses from New York to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

$163$109$54JunJul

Monthly average prices

$136$109$82$54$27ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$102$82$61$41$203020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Atlanta
4.3
Based on 23 reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
Sirisha
5.0
November 30, 2019Visiting family
Pros
It was a pleasant trip and I arrived on time
Cons
Nothing in particular

Based on 2 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Clarick
5.0
December 25, 2019Solo travel
Pros
N/A
Cons
Provided food
Tips
N/A

Based on 18 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with PandaNY Bus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 57 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.3
Staff
3.7
Value
4.2
Condition
3.8
Michael
4.0
March 12, 2020Visiting family
Pros
Getting back home lol.
Cons
Time management, letting people know to be back on the bus at a specific.
Tips
Bring toilet paper.
Latoya
5.0
March 10, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Smooth ride
Cons
Not turning on heat when it don’t keep down germs
Sabjaali
5.0
February 22, 2020Visiting family
Pros
You can improve it.
Cons
Every thing specially timings ...
Tips
Yes its better to travel, do it.....
Jennifer
4.0
December 24, 2019Visiting family
Pros
The driver was very careful on the road
Cons
Need to get seats for people with disabilities
Crystal
4.0
October 25, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
need to improve bus.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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 New York to Atlanta?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $99.75 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Atlanta. Buses from Atlanta to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $99.75 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 23 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $84.64 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 24 hours and 14 minutes to cover the 1200 kilometers (746 miles) from New York to Atlanta. However, the fastest bus only takes 20 hours and 45 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?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Atlanta at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New York to Atlanta, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Atlanta every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 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 New York to Atlanta; ticket prices start at $178.24.

What bus companies travel from New York to Atlanta?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from New York to Atlanta. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 6 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound61d 0h 57m$131.55
Megabus622h 15m$110.20

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Buses to Atlanta leave from multiple locations in New York, New York. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • W 34th St and 11th Ave
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Where does the bus arrive in Atlanta?

Buses arrive in Atlanta at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Atlanta, Georgia:

  • Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St
  • MARTA Civic Ctr - 435 W Peachtree St NW
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

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