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Journey Information

Miami to Atlanta bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$56.00
Shortest Duration13h 15m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Georgia close to Florida?

Yes, Georgia is close to Florida. Georgia shares its southern border with Florida. Miami, Florida, is on the opposite end of Florida from Georgia, though, so the driving distance between Miami and Atlanta is about 665 miles (between 13 and 15 hours by bus).

Is Atlanta walkable?

Atlanta is a fairly car-dependent city overall, so you may want to rent a car to get around, especially if you’re visiting. Another option is to utilize a rideshare service like Lyft or Uber, or ride on the MARTA — Atlanta’s public transit system. If you live and work within one Atlanta neighborhood, though, Atlanta can be very walkable. Midtown is one of the notably walkable areas in Atlanta.

What is the best way to get to Atlanta from Miami?

If budget is your primary concern, the best way to get from Miami to Atlanta is by bus. Bus tickets start at just $40, whereas the least expensive flights from Atlanta to Miami usually cost between $155 and $255.

Is it safe to travel by bus from Miami 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. 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, 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 Miami to Atlanta?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $56.00 was the low point for bus fares from Miami to Atlanta. Buses from Atlanta to Miami are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $56.00 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 13 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $48.34 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 16 hours and 17 minutes to cover the 606 miles (976 kilometers) from Miami, FL to Atlanta, GA. However, the fastest bus only takes 13 hours and 15 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?

Because many passengers travel from Miami 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Miami?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Miami to Atlanta, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Miami to Atlanta every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses 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 Miami to Atlanta; ticket prices start at $152.00.

What bus companies travel from Miami to Atlanta?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound516h 17m$82.45

Where does the bus leave from in Miami?

Miami, Florida has two bus stations with service to Atlanta, Georgia:

  • Miami Intermodal Ctr - 3801 NW 21 St
  • Miami International Airport

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
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Miami, FL to Atlanta, GA
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Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Users that traveled with RedCoach Business report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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