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Atlanta to Los Angeles bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$147.00
Shortest Duration49h 30m
Trips per day10
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How much does a bus ticket from Atlanta to Los Angeles cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Atlanta to Los Angeles were $147.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Atlanta to Los Angeles is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 19 days out, tickets are on average $66.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

The distance between Atlanta and Los Angeles is approximately 1933.77 miles, or 3111.31 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 52 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 49 hours and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses 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 bus 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.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Atlanta to Los Angeles by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Atlanta to Los Angeles has the most daily schedules

On average there are 10 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Atlanta to Los Angeles, with an average of 10 trips per day and 152 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Atlanta to Los Angeles. Of the 10 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Atlanta to Los Angeles starts at $208.00.

1 carriers offer Atlanta to Los Angeles bus trips


Book Greyhound from Atlanta to Los Angeles from $147.00. There are 10 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Atlanta to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay $197.91 for a Greyhound ticket to Los Angeles. In Atlanta, Greyhound departs to Los Angeles from Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St and one other station. In Los Angeles, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Atlanta to Los Angeles takes 52 hours and 13 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Los Angeles in 49 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 13 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $220.93 for a weekend trip to Los Angeles.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Atlanta. Most bus trips to Los Angeles will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Bus trips arrive in Los Angeles at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Los Angeles for trips arriving from Atlanta:
  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • North Hollywood Bus Station
  • Union Station