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Journey Information

There are 8 intercity buses per day from Atlanta to Miami. Traveling by bus from Atlanta to Miami usually takes around 17 hours and 3 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 12 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance606 mi (976 km)
Shortest duration12h 15m
Cheapest price$44.98
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Atlanta, GA to Miami, FL

(Based on 10 ratings and reviews)

4.6

1.0

Rohit

June 25, 2019- Business

Greyhound

Pros: Not to suggest anybody for sure. Cons: Staff should be profestional,polite. Tips: Not to travel with ur company.

Pros: Not to suggest anybody for sure. Cons: Staff should be profestional,polite. Tips: Not to travel with ur company.

How much is a bus ticket from Atlanta to Miami?

$46.79 is the average price of a bus ticket from Atlanta to Miami. Any tickets cheaper than $46.79 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Atlanta to Miami is expected to range from $66 to $88. If you are looking to travel to Miami within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $66. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $66 and can be found on October 12, 2021.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in June. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $70 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Atlanta to Miami in May, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $79 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 27 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $50.52 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Atlanta to Miami?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Atlanta to Miami. Of these two carriers, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 5 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US318h 11m$48.46
Greyhound516h 30m$85.08
  • Greyhound

    Greyhound

    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 5 bus trips from Atlanta to Miami every day, with the average journey taking around 16 hours and 30 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Miami usually start from $79.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Megabus go from Atlanta to Florida?

Yes, Megabus does go from Atlanta to Florida. Megabus offers 2 daily trips from Atlanta to Miami, and the trip usually takes about 15 hours 45 minutes. A one-way Megabus ticket from Atlanta to Miami costs an average of $73.67.

How do you get around Miami without a car?

Miami, Florida, has several great options for getting around the city without a car. Public transportation includes the Metrorail and Metromover train systems, the Metrobus (which covers more than 95 routes and costs $2.25 per trip), the Tri-Rail system, and a free trolley service between popular areas and connecting the Metrobus with the Metrorail.

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

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Miami is by bus. Bus tickets start at just $40. The next cheapest option is flying, which usually costs at least $155.

What is the flight time from Atlanta to Miami?

A nonstop flight from Atlanta to Miami takes about 2 hours. The average cost of the least expensive direct flights from Atlanta to Miami is usually $155–255, whereas bus tickets start at just $40. If cost is an issue, you may be better off taking the bus.

Is it safe to travel by bus from Atlanta to Miami during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 17 hours and 3 minutes to cover the 606 miles from Atlanta to Miami. However, the fastest bus only takes 12 hours and 15 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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.

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

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Miami at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, 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 Atlanta?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Atlanta to Miami, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Atlanta to Miami every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 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 Atlanta to Miami; ticket prices start at $152.00.

City Information

Atlanta

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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.

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.

Miami

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With its sprawling beaches, beaming sunshine and thriving nightlife, Miami is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States, if not the world. Boasting an incredible 35-mile stretch of beachfront and warm ocean water, Miami is the perfect place to relax and recharge under the sun. And recharge you must, as it is at night when the city really comes to life. Famous for its vibrant bars and nightclubs, Miami will help you dance all your troubles away.

If you are a foodie, you will be delighted to know that Miami is the city with the highest number of restaurants per capita in the U.S., giving you the unique opportunity to treat your tastebuds to fine cuisine from all over the world, including Cuba, Colombia, Russia and Ethiopia. And if you’re a brew connoisseur, keep in mind that Miami has some of the highest-rated beer in the country.

While you’re in Miami, make your way to the Wynwood district and check out the world-famous Wynwood Walls – a growing outdoor art exhibit featuring large-scale works by some of the best-known street artists from around the globe. After that, head over to the Miami Design District for a well-deserved shopping spree.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Atlanta?

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Departure stations

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.

Bus stations in Atlanta:

  • MARTA Civic Center

Where does the bus arrive in Miami?

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Arrival stations

The Miami Intermodal Center is the largest ground transportation hub in Miami. It serves as the city’s main Greyhound bus station, as well as a key stop for the metro area’s commuter rail service (Tri-Rail) and Miami’s transit lines (Metrorail and Metrobus). Located right next to the Miami International Airport, the station offers easy airport transfers via the MIA Mover rail service which makes it very convenient for travelers flying in and out of Miami to use ground transportation to get around town. In addition, the Miami Intermodal Center boasts a multi-level rental car facility where you can rent a vehicle from various companies.

Bus stations in Miami:

  • Miami International Airport

  • Bayside Market Place (In front of the Flags - NE 4th St)

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