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Atlanta - Montgomery Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 6 intercity buses per day from Atlanta to Montgomery. Traveling by bus from Atlanta to Montgomery usually takes around 3 hours and 38 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance146 mi (235 km)
Shortest duration2h 40m
Cheapest price$23.98
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Atlanta to Montgomery

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Mary

July 17, 2020- Solo travel

Greyhound

Pros: Nice and quiet, great bus driver, felt like I was ridding on an airplane. From Atlanta to Montgomery. He tolerated NO NOISE. WONDERFUL. Cons: All drivers STRICTLY ENFORCE NO NOISE OF ANY KIND. Tips: ZERO NOISE TOLERATE.

How much is a bus ticket from Atlanta to Montgomery?

Bus tickets for a trip from Atlanta to Montgomery cost $26.96 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15AprMay

Bus tickets from Atlanta to Montgomery are expected to cost between $27 and $34 over the next four weeks. If you're planning a trip to Montgomery within the next week, you can find the cheapest bus tickets starting from $28. Don't wait too long to book your ticket, as prices tend to rise as the travel date approaches.

Monthly avg. prices

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Taking the bus from Atlanta to Montgomery is usually cheapest in June, when the average ticket price is only $30. If you're planning to take the bus from Atlanta to Montgomery during September, keep in mind that bus ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $37. However, booking your trip in advance can help you score a ticket at a better price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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The easiest way to save money on bus tickets is by booking in advance! Many carriers increase prices as the travel date approaches, so it's always a good idea to buy your tickets as early as possible. Book at least 26 days in advance to save $25.86 or more on your ticket, compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Atlanta to Montgomery?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Atlanta to Montgomery. Greyhound connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound63h 38m$32.90
  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 6 bus trips from Atlanta to Montgomery every day, with the average journey taking around 3 hours and 38 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Montgomery usually start from $24.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 38 minutes to cover the 146 miles from Atlanta to Montgomery. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 40 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Atlanta to Montgomery, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Atlanta to Montgomery 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.

City Information

Atlanta

Atlanta, GA - ATL-0

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Atlanta, GA - ATL-1

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Atlanta, GA - ATL-2

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Atlanta is the capital of Georgia and the largest city in the Peach State. Located in the heart of America’s South, Atlanta is one of the foremost economic and cultural hubs in the region and the United States in general. As such, it's among the best vacation destinations in Georgia.

The city has played a major role in the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. As a result, across Atlanta you can find various museums and points of interest dedicated to the lives and works of various key figures in those events, including the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site and the Atlanta History Center. Unsurprisingly, Atlanta is an important stop on our MLK Jr. itinerary.

Atlanta is also a key hub for the U.S. entertainment industry, and it offers some of the best nightlife experiences in the country. Here, you will find some of the finest craft beer in America and enjoy some of the best and most authentic southern food.

Atlanta is easily accessible by both bus and train from various parts of the country, and the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport’s location on the city’s outskirts makes it easy to travel to Atlanta from all over the world.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Atlanta?

Atlanta Bus Station - 232 Forsyth St - ATLGLI-0

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Main departure station: Atlanta Bus Station - 232 Forsyth St

Built in 1996, the Atlanta Bus Station at 232 Forsyth Street SW is located close to downtown and is one of the most popular bus stations in the city. Served by Greyhound, Southeastern Stages and Jefferson Lines, this busy intercity bus terminal provides hundreds of connections to major cities. The Atlanta Bus Station offers convenient connections within Atlanta via the adjacent MARTA train station and multiple public bus stops within one block of the station. There are also several hotels and motels in the vicinity, for when you’re ready to relax after a successful day of traveling.

All bus stations in Atlanta:

  • Atlanta Bus Station - 232 Forsyth St

Where does the bus arrive in Montgomery?

Main arrival station: 495 Molton St

All buses from Atlanta arrive at one main station in Montgomery.

All bus stations in Montgomery:

  • 495 Molton St

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