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Columbus, OH to Atlanta bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$35.00
Shortest Duration12h 20m
Trips per day6
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How much does a bus ticket from Columbus, OH to Atlanta cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Columbus to Atlanta were $38.50.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Columbus to Atlanta is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average $57.45 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Columbus, OH to Atlanta?

The distance between Columbus and Atlanta is approximately 436.27 miles, or 701.93 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 16 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 12 hours and 20 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 Columbus to Atlanta?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Columbus, OH to Atlanta by bus is usually on Thursday. 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. Tuesday 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 Columbus, OH to Atlanta has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Columbus, OH to Atlanta, with an average of 6 trips per day and 128 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Columbus to Atlanta. Of the 6 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 Columbus, OH to Atlanta starts at $195.00.

1 carriers offer Columbus, OH to Atlanta bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Columbus to Atlanta from $32.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Columbus to Atlanta and you can expect on average to pay $74.29 for a Greyhound ticket to Atlanta. In Columbus, Greyhound departs to Atlanta from Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St, In Atlanta, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Columbus to Atlanta takes 16 hours and 32 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Atlanta in 12 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $81.03 for a weekend trip to Atlanta.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
16h 32m
Avg. Price
$74.29

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Columbus. Most bus trips to Atlanta will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St
Bus trips arrive in Atlanta at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Atlanta for trips arriving from Columbus:
  • Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport