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Newark, NJ to Atlanta, GA coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£54.21
Shortest duration22h 35m
Trips per day4
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Newark to Atlanta during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How much is a coach ticket from Newark to Atlanta?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £54.21 was the low point for coach fares from Newark to Atlanta. Coaches from Atlanta to Newark are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £54.21 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 20 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £35.90 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 24 hours and 46 minutes to cover the 740 miles (1191 kilometers) from Newark, NJ to Atlanta, GA. However, the fastest coach only takes 22 hours and 35 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?

Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Atlanta. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Newark?

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Newark to Atlanta, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from Newark to Atlanta every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct coach. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different coach at any point during your trip. Direct coaches also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Newark, NJ to Atlanta, GA; ticket prices start at £94.69.

What coach companies travel from Newark to Atlanta?

There is one coach company that operates from Newark 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
Greyhound41d 0h 47m£64.52

Book Greyhound from Newark to Atlanta from £54. There are 4 Greyhound schedules from Newark to Atlanta and you can expect on average to pay £65 for a Greyhound ticket to Atlanta. In Newark, Greyhound departs to Atlanta from Penn Station and no other station. In Atlanta, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St and 1 other station. An average trip on Greyhound from Newark to Atlanta takes 24 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Atlanta in 22 hours and 35 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay £64 for a weekend getaway to Atlanta.

Where does the coach leave from in Newark?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Newark, New Jersey:

  • Penn Station

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

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Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Newark, NJ to Atlanta, GA

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)




9 July 2019 - Solo travel


Pros: Apart from the breakdown of the bus and the delay, it was pleasant and ok. Thank you. Cons: Nothing in particular. Tips: Nothing in particular. Pros: Apart from the breakdown of the bus and the delay, it was pleasant and ok. Thank you. Cons: Nothing in particular. Tips: Nothing in particular.

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