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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New York to Atlanta?

Lowest Price€112.12
Fastest Train17h 58m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines2

New York to Atlanta Route Map

New York Atlanta

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train 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 train 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, train 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from New York to Atlanta?

In the last month, €117.77 was the average price of a train ticket from New York, NY to Atlanta, GA. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 15 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €64.59 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from New York to Atlanta?

The distance between New York and Atlanta is approximately 746 miles, or 1200 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 18 hours and 6 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 17 hours and 58 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New York to Atlanta are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves New York at 12:00 and arrives in Atlanta around 17 hours later.

Is there a direct train from New York to Atlanta?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Atlanta with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Atlanta to New York. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New York to Atlanta for €51.35.

Which train should you take from New York to Atlanta?

2 train services operate from New York, New York to Atlanta, Georgia. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak119h 23m€140.55
Amtrak Crescent117h 58m€140.65

Where is the train station in New York?

There is one train station in New York:

  • Penn Station

Where is the train station in Atlanta?

Atlanta has one train station:

  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW

Price trends for trains from New York to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

€167€111€56SepSep

Monthly average prices

€171€137€103€68€34JFMAMJJASOND

Prices as travel date approaches

€193€154€116€77€393020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from New York, NY to Atlanta, GA
4.7
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Crescent report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Robert
5.0
26 May 2020Solo travel
Pros
OkOk
Asia
5.0
9 December 2019Visiting family
Pros
Restrooms could be cleaner Restrooms could be cleaner
Cons
There should be pillows and blankets for passengers in the winterThere should be pillows and blankets for passengers in the winter
Tips
Please leave the restrooms clean after yourselvesPlease leave the restrooms clean after yourselves

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