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Journey Information

Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration2h 30m
Trips per day6
Bus lines2
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Price trends for buses from Birmingham to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10MayJun

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Birmingham to Atlanta
4.8
Based on 4 reviews

Based on 2 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
4.5
Condition
4.5
Cherleen
4.0
December 9, 2019Visiting family
Pros
It was very cheap
Cons
I would have liked if the bus had some way to really ventilate thoroughly. Some passengers didn’t shower for days so there was a smell.
Tips
Take an air freshener with you or a nice perfume.

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
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
Shauna
5.0
November 3, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Friendly and safe driver! Only late due to traffic jam.
Cons
Wifi was slow
Tips
Safe ride, great deals!

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Atlanta?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $17.28 was the low point for bus fares from Birmingham to Atlanta. Buses from Atlanta to Birmingham are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $17.28 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 24 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $10.36 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours to cover the 140 miles (225 kilometers) from Birmingham to Atlanta. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

Because many passengers travel from Birmingham to Atlanta at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 Birmingham?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Birmingham to Atlanta, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Birmingham to Atlanta every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 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 Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA; ticket prices start at $22.00.

What bus companies travel from Birmingham to Atlanta?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Birmingham to Atlanta. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 5 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound53h 38m$22.97
Megabus22h 35m$18.74

Where does the bus leave from in Birmingham?

Birmingham, Alabama has two bus stations with service to Atlanta, Georgia:

  • Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St
  • MAX Central Station

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
  • MARTA Civic Ctr - 435 W Peachtree St NW

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