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Atlanta - Fredericksburg Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 7 intercity buses per day from Atlanta to Fredericksburg. Traveling by bus from Atlanta to Fredericksburg usually takes around 15 hours and 1 minute, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 11 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance499 mi (802 km)
Shortest duration11h 40m
Cheapest price$39.48
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Atlanta to Fredericksburg

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

NaJee

December 30, 2022- Business

PandaNY Bus

Pros: Chill and the usb ports worked. Cons: More space. Tips: Find someone cool to sit by.

5.0

Alice M

July 4, 2022- Business

PandaNY Bus

The Chinese Bus is the best !

4.0

Donovan

September 24, 2021- Solo travel

PandaNY Bus

Pros: Bus was clean and road worthy. Cons: Nothing to tell. Tips: Good option for your money.

5.0

Alice M

July 2, 2021- Business

PandaNY Bus

It was a party bus atmosphere

How much is a bus ticket from Atlanta to Fredericksburg?

Bus tickets for a trip from Atlanta to Fredericksburg cost $46.48 on average. Tickets cheaper than $46.48 are an excellent bargain. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Atlanta to Fredericksburg are at their cheapest average price in August. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around $77. On the other hand, traveling on this route during November might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for November trips cost $134, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices closer to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. To find the cheapest bus tickets, book your trip at least 19 days in advance. This way, you can save up to $85.73 on your bus ticket compared to booking last-minute.

What bus companies travel from Atlanta to Fredericksburg?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Atlanta to Fredericksburg that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, FlixBus US usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US413h 4m$105.87
Greyhound315h 51m$89.55
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 4 trips per day from Atlanta to Fredericksburg, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • 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 3 bus trips from Atlanta to Fredericksburg every day, with the average journey taking around 15 hours and 51 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Fredericksburg usually start from $39.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 15 hours to cover the 499 miles from Atlanta to Fredericksburg. However, the fastest bus only takes 11 hours and 40 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.

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, 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.

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Atlanta to Fredericksburg, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 7 scheduled buses that travel from Atlanta to Fredericksburg every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 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 Fredericksburg; ticket prices start at $149.00.

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. 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.

Fredericksburg

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Fredericksburg is a treasure trove for history fans, especially those interested in the Civil War era. When you are in town, check out Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, a site of four major battlefields during the Civil War. The park also features guided tours to contextualize what you see in the park. To learn more about the contributions of African Americans in Virginia, don't miss out on the historical sites along the Spotsylvania African American Heritage Trail. Fans of the nation's first president will want to hit up George Washington's Ferry Farm, where he spent several years during his childhood.

Fredericksburg is a famous location if you wish to grab some craft beer. The local breweries will quench your thirst with ease; Red Dragon Brewery and Spencer Devon Brewing are two standouts. If you are looking for a place to eat, The Log Cabin Restaurant is a local favorite with a cozy vibe.

Bus and train routes connect Fredericksburg to Washington, D.C., Atlanta, New York, and even Houston. Ground travel is usually the preferred mode of transit to reach Fredericksburg since the nearest airport is over 50 miles away at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Atlanta?

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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

  • MARTA Civic Center

Where does the bus arrive in Fredericksburg?

Main arrival station: 2390 Plank Rd

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Fredericksburg.

All bus stations in Fredericksburg:

  • 2390 Plank Rd

  • Lawrence A. Davies Transit Center

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