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Journey Information

New Orleans, LA to Atlanta, GA coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£34.52
Shortest Duration9h 20m
Trips per day3
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from New Orleans 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 coach 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, coach 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 coach ticket from New Orleans to Atlanta?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £35.70 was the low point for coach fares from New Orleans to Atlanta. Coaches from Atlanta to New Orleans are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £35.70 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 coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 10 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £25.60 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 11 hours and 29 minutes to cover the 424 miles (683 kilometers) from New Orleans, LA to Atlanta, GA. However, the fastest coach only takes 9 hours and 20 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach 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 coach 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 coaches leave New Orleans?

The first coach leaves at 08:00 and the last coach leaves at 21:00. To see the times for all coaches from New Orleans to Atlanta, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled coaches that travel from New Orleans to Atlanta every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New Orleans, LA to Atlanta, GA; ticket prices start at £30.60.

What coach companies travel from New Orleans to Atlanta?

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

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound311h 29m£44.94

Where does the coach leave from in New Orleans?

Most coaches depart from the main station in New Orleans, Louisiana:

  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave

Where does the coach arrive in Atlanta?

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

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

Price trends for coaches from New Orleans to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

£59£39£20JanFeb

Monthly average prices

£39£31£24£16£8FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

£59£47£35£24£123020100

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from New Orleans, LA to Atlanta, GA
4.5
Based on 2 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Megabus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.5
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Julia S.
4.0
29 December 2019Visiting family
Pros
Quiet and quick tripQuiet and quick trip
Anna
5.0
15 August 2019Solo travel
Pros
The bus had power outlets, the ticket price was pretty good.The bus had power outlets, the ticket price was pretty good.
Cons
I can't say anythingI can't say anything

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