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Lafayette-Dalton Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Lafayette to Dalton bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$117.00
Shortest Duration14h 4m
Trips per day4
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Lafayette to Dalton 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 Lafayette to Dalton?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $117.00 was the low point for bus fares from Lafayette to Dalton. Buses from Dalton to Lafayette are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $117.00 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.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 18 hours and 40 minutes to cover the 517 miles (832 kilometers) from Lafayette, LA to Dalton, GA. However, the fastest bus only takes 14 hours and 4.2 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?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Dalton 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Dalton, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Lafayette?

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

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Lafayette to Dalton every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

What bus companies travel from Lafayette to Dalton?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Lafayette, Louisiana to Dalton, Georgia. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 3 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
El Expreso Bus114h 5m$145.00
Greyhound320h 12m$123.67

Where does the bus leave from in Lafayette?

Lafayette, Louisiana has two bus stations with service to Dalton, Georgia:

  • 100 Lee Ave
  • 1701 N University Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Dalton?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Dalton, Georgia:

  • Pilot Travel Ctr
  • 1325-1293 GA-52

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